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2017-2018 College Catalog 
2017-2018 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PSYC 208 Adolescent Psychology

This is a course in developmental psychology that focuses on the adolescent period of life. The experience of adolescence as a distinct period of development is examined with social, historical and cultural contexts. The course provides an overview of theory and research in adolescent development. Topics include psychosocial and cognitive development, physical maturation, identity, gender and intimacy, achievement, peer and family influences, school and work experience, as well as related issues and problems.
NOTE: Credit cannot be received for both HUSV 120 Problems of Adolescence  and PSYC 208 Adolescent Psychology.
Pre-requisite(s): PSYC 100 General Psychology .
Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer
Offered Distance Learning: Yes
Liberal Arts and Sciences Designation: Social Science
SUNY General Education Designation(s): Social Science
Credits: 3
Contact Hours:
Lecture: 3