PSYC 3270 Psychology of the Family

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as PSY 24.
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3 hours; 3 credits

The family as a psychosocial system; the family life-cycle; functional and dysfunctional family interactions and their consequences. Critical review of models of family therapy. Review of empirical evidence and research techniques appropriate to the study of the family.

Prerequisite: Psychology 2810 and one of the following: Psychology 2200, 2210, or Health and Nutrition Sciences 2170.


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