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HDFS 120 C - Intro to Family Studies

Campus: Urbana-Champaign


Overview of current concepts, theories, and substantive issues in family studies from an interdisciplinary perspective. Gives attention to variation in family form and function across different social/cultural contexts and how family experience is structured by gender. Examines issues of family development (marriage, parenting, divorce, remarriage, aging family) and explores the links between families and other social institutions.

Special Instructions:

This course will be offered asynchronously via Compass. There is no set meeting times for lecture or discussion, but students must complete weekly assignments to progress in the course. Seats available for non-degree students.

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Number of Required Visit(s): 0

Course Level: Undergraduate

Credit: 3

Term(s): Fall , Spring


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