SPCH 4130 Family Communication

This course emphasizes the role of communication in family relationships. Theories, models, and research methods will be used to examine the family in various cultures and contexts (e.g., nuclear families, single-parent families, and blended families). Topics that will be covered in this course include: family conflict, family roles, family stories, family stress, family well-being, genograms, marriage, and divorce.

3 credits

Prerequisites

Junior standing & SPCH-2010.

Cross Listed Courses

Cross-listed with SPCH-8136.