2020-2021 Graduate Catalog

SOCW 630 Micro Perspectives of Human Behavior in the Social Environment

Micro perspectives of HBSE focuses on the interaction between people and their environment with special emphasis on individuals, families, and groups. Focuses on theories related to biological, psychological, social, spiritual, and cultural processes as they develop across the life span. Special emphasis placed on traditional and non-dominant theories of identity development, traditional and non-traditional family structures, and group dynamics. Strengths, adaptation, and resilience are emphasized throughout the course. Open only to SOCW students or permission of the advisor or department chairperson.