Psychology of Emerging AdulthoodSemester Course

Major Discipline(s)
Human Development, Psychology, Sociology
Type
Elective Course
Available
Fall/Spring semester
Credit(s)
3

What is an adult? This class addresses the transition from adolescence to adulthood. The psychological implications of the adolescent experience and further development into adulthood pertaining to identity, family, love and sex, cohabitation and marriage, career, and community (i.e. religion and politics) are considered and Scandinavian perspectives are explored. Sources of resilience and vulnerabilities are addressed as this pertains to diverse factors, including cultural variables and the role of social media.

Related Discipline(s)

This course would also be of interest to the following discipline(s):
Education / Educational Studies, Critical Race and Ethnic Studies