Courses & Programs

Children & Families in the Social Environment

COURSE CODE: SSN 103

CREDITS: 3

An examination of the child's and family's place in the social environment, historically and cross-culturally. Especially appropriate for individuals who work, plan to work, or volunteer in schools, clinics, health care facilities or social service agencies. Emphasis will be placed on the interplay between socio-cultural structure and interpersonal relationships, considering such factors as race, ethnicity, gender, class and age.