Course Code: CHFD225 Course ID: 3693 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate
This course examines the family during modern times. Topics include a diverse range of issues, including single mothers, fathers, disparities among families, childcare and child well-being, cohabitation, and how these trends affect American family life.
|Registration Dates||Course Dates||Session||Weeks|
|11/30/20 - 04/30/21||05/03/21 - 06/27/21||Spring 2021 Session I||8 Week session|
|12/28/20 - 06/04/21||06/07/21 - 08/01/21||Spring 2021 Session D||8 Week session|
|01/25/21 - 07/02/21||07/05/21 - 08/29/21||Summer 2021 Session B||8 Week session|
|02/22/21 - 07/30/21||08/02/21 - 09/26/21||Summer 2021 Session I||8 Week session|
|03/29/21 - 09/03/21||09/06/21 - 10/31/21||Summer 2021 Session D||8 Week session|
|04/26/21 - 10/01/21||10/04/21 - 11/28/21||Fall 2021 Session B||8 Week session|
Upon successful completion of this course, candidates will be able to:
- Distinguish between popular views of family life and the reality of life for most contemporary families.
- Interpret the wide range of external forces that have an impact on how families look and function.
- Explain the upheaval in modern family formation.
- Analyze the impact of family policies on contemporary families.
|Forum 1||3.75 %|
|Forum 2||3.75 %|
|Forum 3||3.75 %|
|Forum 4||3.75 %|
|Forum 5||3.75 %|
|Forum 6||3.75 %|
|Forum 7||3.75 %|
|Forum 8||3.75 %|
|Assignment 1:||17.50 %|
|Assignment 1 The American Family Over Time||17.50 %|
|Assignment 2:||17.50 %|
|Assignment 2: Interview with Two Senior Citizens||17.50 %|
|Assignment 3:||17.50 %|
|Assignment 3 Changing Roles||17.50 %|
|Assignment 4:||17.50 %|
|Assignment 4: What is the Issue?||17.50 %|
|Book Title:||Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Please visit http://apus.libguides.com/er.php to locate the course eReserve.*|
Not current for future courses.