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HDFS 060 – Family Context of Development

Credits: 3.00

Course Description: Developmental ecological approach to analysis of the family as a system in which individuals develop.

Section Description: The web site presents the course materials from Spring semester 2011. This is provided for informational purposes only, and does not necessarily match the specifics of the Spring 2012 semester. HDFS 60 is an introductory course on development of family relationships and systems. Students learn to apply a develecological perspective combining developmental and ecological principles to describe how families change over time and how they shape the development of the individuals who make up the family. The course is open to any student; there are no pre-requisites. It is offered only in the Spring semester.

CRN: 10672

Section: A

Enrolled/Seats: 137/225

Days Time Location
TR 14:30 - 15:45 MARSH LIFE SCI 235

Instructor(s): Lawrence G. Shelton, Devon Christine Voake

Meeting Dates: 17 Jan 2012 - 02 May 2012