A psychological and sociological analysis of family, examining historical and current
changes. The present nature, socio-cultural, and economic forces shaping these changes
examine aspects such as gender, sex, love, and conflict in dating, marital and familial
interaction. Current theories, applications, assessments, and relevant research is
explored; applying insights to personal and family relationships. Special emphasis
is placed upon solving personal problems relating to communication, relationships,
May not be taken for credit following SOCI 110.
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 838 or ENGL 848 or ESL 400. Completion of or concurrent enrollment
in any READ 400 level course.
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area E5b
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area D or E1), UC (IGETC Area 4)