University of Portland Bulletin 2013-2014

SW 343 Human Behavior in the Social Environment

This course analyzes human behavior as it's impacted by the social environment from a lifespan developmental approach. Students examine the effects of social structures, social policies, and cultural patterns on individuals from a variety of theoretical perspectives to better understand social conditions and problem areas in society.


SW 205 or permission of instructor.
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  • 300