Social, Environmental & Disabling Issues in Development (SSC282P)
(09/01/2017-12/31/2017)

PREREQUISITE COURSES FOR Social, Environmental & Disabling Issues in Development

Course Description Credits Course Type Code
SSC193P Principles of Psychology Credits: 3 Crs Type: O
SSC293P Developmental Psychology Credits: 3 Crs Type: O

Course Memo

This course cultivates an understanding of the range of contexts and conditions that place children and youth at risk. The impacts of neglect, poverty, malnutrition, abuse, family breakdown and substance abuse are studied, as well as the resulting developmental disabilities, behavioural disturbances, learning disabilities, and societal impact. Prerequisites: SSC193 Principles of Psychology and SSC293 Developmental Psychology