University of Vermont

UVM Course Directory

Term: All Terms

Subject: Psychological Science

Course Number: 259

PSYS 259 - Psychology of Families

An introduction to the theory and research in the study of families. Topics include dating, mate selection, adult attachment, marriage, parenting, divorce, single parenting, remarriage, and issues pertaining to race, ethnicity, and culture. Prerequisites: PSYS 053; and PSYS 150 or PSYS 170.