SOC322H1: Social Factors in Child Development

Hours: 
24L/12T

Shows how child and adolescent development is affected by family background, neighbourhood and community as well as by social policies implemented at different levels of government. This course reviews evidence from national longitudinal surveys carried out in Canada, the UK and the USA and emphasizes ethical issues in research involving children. This is a program-only course and is restricted to sociology majors and specialists.

Prerequisite: 

SOC201H1, SOC202H1, SOC204H1 & 1.0 FCE from SOC251H1/​ SOC252H1/​ SOC254H1

Exclusion: 
Recommended Preparation: 
Distribution Requirements: 
Social Science
Breadth Requirements: 
Society and its Institutions (3)