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PSYCH 109 - Developmental Psychology: Childhood

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 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: 5171
3
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PSYCH 110 - Developmental Psychology: Adolescence

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 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: 5164
3
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PSYCH 111 - Human Sexuality

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 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: 5165
4
credits

PSYCH 201 - Behavioral Statistics

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 2019 — 
An introduction to data analysis in the behavioral sciences. Students will learn how to summarize data sets, create frequency distributions, formulate statistical hypotheses tests and interpret the results of statistical tests. Topics covered include measures of central tendency and variability, standard scores, t-tests, analysis of variance, correlation and chi-square tests. Designed to meet the statistics requirement for transfer students who will major in psychology.
Section: 5563
3
credits

SOC 101 - Introduction to Sociology

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 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: 5158
3
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SOC 102 - Marriage and the Family

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 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: 5160
4
credits

SPAN 101 - Elementary Spanish 1

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 2019 — 
This introductory course for students of Spanish develops the four language skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing. It introduces basic vocabulary and grammar and provides opportunities for students to enhance their understanding and appreciation of the Hispanic culture.
Section: 5172
4
credits

SPAN 101 - Elementary Spanish 1

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 2019 — 
This introductory course for students of Spanish develops the four language skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing. It introduces basic vocabulary and grammar and provides opportunities for students to enhance their understanding and appreciation of the Hispanic culture.
Section: 5173
4
credits

SPAN 101 - Elementary Spanish 1

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
May 20, 2019 — 
This introductory course for students of Spanish develops the four language skills: listening, speaking, reading and writing. It introduces basic vocabulary and grammar and provides opportunities for students to enhance their understanding and appreciation of the Hispanic culture.
Section: 5235
3
credits

COMM 101 - Understanding Mass Media

Westchester / Community College | Summer 2019
May 13, 2019 — 
This course asks students to study the impact of American mass media on American culture and on the cultures of other nations; to consider how mass media alters concepts of culture; and to develop an understanding of the economic forces that influence and shape the media. An emphasis will be placed on critical thinking in a seminar situation. The course grants English or Communications credits for Westchester Community College students.
Section: 5069