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PSYCH 109 - Developmental Psychology: Childhood

Westchester / Community College | Spring 2019
January 22, 2019 — 
Theoretical and empirical findings in child and developmental psychology from infancy to pre-adolescence are studied. Emphasis is placed on theories of development and factors facilitating and inhibiting human development.
Section: 10761
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PSYCH 110 - Developmental Psychology: Adolescence

Westchester / Community College | Spring 2019
January 22, 2019 — 
A survey course that focuses on adolescent behavior and development. It emphasizes theoretical issues and empirical findings in the social, cognitive, personality, and emotional development of contemporary adolescents. Issues of special relevance for adolescents are covered, e.g., peer pressure, sexuality, drugs, identity and social relationships.
Section: 10762
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PSYCH 111 - Human Sexuality

Westchester / Community College | Spring 2019
January 22, 2019 — 
This course discusses the biological, psychological and cultural aspects of sexuality. Students become familiar with the reproductive structures and their functions as well as how personal, familial, and cultural factors influence how sexuality is treated and understood. Students also develop a historical view of how attitudes regarding sexuality have changed over time and how the topic has been researched and studied.
Section: 10764
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READ 105 - Analytical Reading

Westchester / Community College | Spring 2019
January 22, 2019 — 
This course will improve students’ academic literacy and enable them to comprehend college-level material to expand their knowledge across the disciplines. Students will read a variety of cross-cultural themed texts (including literature, philosophy, history, communication, and the social sciences) to gain a broader understanding of contemporary concerns of American and global societies. Critical reading and thinking skills will be emphasized through information literacy and writing.
Section: 11016
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SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology

Westchester / Community College | Spring 2019
January 22, 2019 — 
Basic theories and concepts relating to the study of groups in human society are studied. Emphasis is placed on the concept of culture; the reciprocal relationships of culture and the individual. It is designed to introduce interested students to the basic principles of this discipline.
Section: 10782
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SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology

Westchester / Community College | Spring 2019
January 22, 2019 — 
Basic theories and concepts relating to the study of groups in human society are studied. Emphasis is placed on the concept of culture; the reciprocal relationships of culture and the individual. It is designed to introduce interested students to the basic principles of this discipline.
Section: 10783
3
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SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology

Westchester / Community College | Spring 2019
January 22, 2019 — 
Basic theories and concepts relating to the study of groups in human society are studied. Emphasis is placed on the concept of culture; the reciprocal relationships of culture and the individual. It is designed to introduce interested students to the basic principles of this discipline.
Section: 10836
3
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SOC 102 - Marriage and the Family

Westchester / Community College | Spring 2019
January 22, 2019 — 
This course provides an exploration of the interpersonal dynamics and changing institutional structures of the family. Topics covered include dating, preparation for marriage, role expectations, communication, family interaction, the future of the nuclear family and alternative family structures. The course is designed for any student with an interest in the area.
Section: 10790
3
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SOC 102 - Marriage and the Family

Westchester / Community College | Spring 2019
January 22, 2019 — 
This course provides an exploration of the interpersonal dynamics and changing institutional structures of the family. Topics covered include dating, preparation for marriage, role expectations, communication, family interaction, the future of the nuclear family and alternative family structures. The course is designed for any student with an interest in the area.
Section: 10791
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SOC 103 - Social Problems

Westchester / Community College | Spring 2019
January 22, 2019 — 
This course provides an analysis and discussion of contemporary social problems, their historical roots and structural causes: crime, delinquency, poverty, ethnic relations, war, family, student unrest and bureaucracy. It is designed to provide students with a critical ability to look beneath current situations in order to discover their causes and roots.
Section: 10835