Course Description

SO 432 Seminar on Changing American Family
4 cr.
Offered: Winter
Prerequisite: SO 232 and senior standing; or instructor's permission.
Seminar provides an in-depth analysis of family change, focusing on both macro- and micro-level perspectives and including multiple theoretical foundations. Particular attention is given to the impact of rapid family change on both relationship instability and structural strain. Characteristics of family strength, stability and continuity are also addressed.