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Swarthmore College    
College Bulletin - Course Catalog 
  Jan 17, 2018
College Bulletin - Course Catalog

EDUC 023. Adolescence

(Cross-listed as PSYC 023 )
In this course, students examine adolescent development from psychological, sociological, and life-span perspectives, reading both traditional theory and challenges to that theory that consider issues of race, class, gender, ethnicity, and sexual orientation. During the first part of the term, students explore various aspects of individual development (e.g., cognitive, affective, physiological, etc.). The second part focuses on the adolescent's experience in a range of social contexts (e.g., family, peer group, school, etc.). Required for students pursuing secondary teacher certification.
Prerequisite: EDUC 014  or permission of the instructor.
Social sciences.
1 credit.
Eligible for CBL
Spring 2018. Nelson.
Spring 2019. Staff.
Spring 2020. Staff.

Catalog chapter: Educational Studies  
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