Sociology of the Family

This course covers the institution of the family and other intimate relationships. Emphasis is placed on mate selection, gender roles, sexuality, communication, power and conflict, parenthood, diverse life-styles, divorce and remarriage, and economic issues. Upon completion, students should be able to analyze the family as a social institution and the social forces which influence its development and change. This course has been approved to satisfy the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement general education core requirement in social/behavioral science.

  • Prerequisite: None
  • Corequisite: None
Class Hours3
Lab Hours0
Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours
Credit Hours3