Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: PSY                                     Course Number: 202                                    
Course Title: The Family: Change, Challenges and Crisis Intervention
Subject: Psychology
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This course will examine the family as a changing institution. Topics to be dealt with will include families throughout western history, families in different societies and cultures, maleness and femaleness, the nature of love, sexuality, being single and alone, dating and courtship, cohabitation, marriage, women and work roles, parenting, family stress and conflict, divorce, and remarriage.

Prerequisite: ENG 101, SOC 101 and PSY 101.
  • This course is crosslisted as:   SOC 202
Start Date:    08/31/2001                         End Date: