2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

SOCW 250 Human Behavior and the Social Environment 1

Focuses on human growth and development from the prenatal period through later adulthood. Biological, psychological, and social aspects of human behavior are discussed. The complex interaction between human development and various social, cultural, spiritual, familial, organizational, and community factors are highlighted. Emphasizes applying concepts and theories to assessment.

Prerequisite: SOCW 100 or permission of the department chairperson.

Open only to social work majors and minors, and women and gender studies majors and minors.