HD FS 479: Family Interaction Dynamics
(3-0) Cr. 3. F.S.
Prereq: HD FS 102 or equivalent, HD FS 369 or equivalent, 9 hours in social sciences; and junior or senior classification
Exploration of social and cultural contexts influence on family dynamics and interactions. Discussion and evaluation of how economic, social and political forces impact families from marginalized groups in the U.S. and from various regions around the world. Outcomes for families examined through the frames of race, class and gender inequality. Students will examine their own social and cultural contexts. Training and instruction on applying academic knowledge to policy and program intervention settings.