Feb 21, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog
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SWK 305 - Theory and Human Development


Analyzes development across the life course from conception through late adulthood and death. Integrating theory and research, explores the synergistic influences of biological, psychological, spiritual, physical and socio-cultural factors on human development. Examines challenges relevant to understanding development including racism, oppression, trauma, and addiction. Identifies the processes through which social systems promote or deter health and well-being. Emphasizes the strengths perspective as well as other culturally responsive and interprofessional conceptual frameworks; the potential for human adaptation and resilience; human diversity; the reciprocal nature of interactions among individuals, families, and other systems. Course Codes: ACHR. Pre or Co-reqs: PSY.Q*110, SOC.Q*101. Women and Gender Studies course.

Prerequisites & Notes
Course Codes: ACHR. Pre or Co-reqs: PSY.Q*110, SOC.Q*101. Women and Gender Studies course. Term cycle: Fall and Spring. Yearly cycle: all years.

Credits: 3



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