PSYC 791W (03) - Special Topics

SpcTop/Psyc of Deliquency

Durham   Liberal Arts :: Psychology
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 14143
New or specialized courses are presented under this listing. Advanced material not normally covered in a regular course offering in which instructor has specialized knowledge through research and study. May be repeated for different topics. Prereqs: PSYC 402, PSYC 502, and other prerequisites when offered.
Department Approval Required. Contact Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated up to 4 times.
Equivalent(s): PSYC 791
Only listed campus in section: Durham
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course
Instructors: STAFF

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 TR 2:10pm - 3:30pm HORT 304
Additional Course Details: 

Topic: Psychology of Deliquency: Old enough to know, young enough to not care

This course will focus on both classic and contemporary cases of delinquent youth.  The first part will focus on definitions, types of delinquency and life course theories.  The second part will focus on developmental and social psychology topics related to delinquency.  The third part will focus on special issues such as gender and race, gangs and school violence.  The last part will focus on prevention and intervention programs.