Family Violence across the Lifespan
In-depth examination in a seminar format of violence within the family including child abuse and neglect, intimate partner violence, dating violence, and elder abuse. Theory and research on causes and effects of family violence are examined. Special topics include definitional issues, case studies, research methods, prevention, treatment, and cultural, legal, and social issues.
- Credit will be granted for only one of PSYC 460, PSYC 391 (if taken in the same topic), PSYC 491 (if taken in the same topic).
- All of PSYC 100A, PSYC 100B, PSYC 201, and one of PSYC 335, PSYC 336, PSYC 360, PSYC 366, PSYC 435A, PSYC 435B (this set of prerequisites will only be accepted through summer 2017); or
- PSYC 300A and PSYC 365, and one of PSYC 330, PSYC 366, PSYC 338.
- PSYC 300B; or
- permission of the department.