Academic Calendar - 2018

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2018
Huron

Psychology 3350F/G

ADOLESCENT RISK BEHAVIOUR


An in depth analysis and critique of theory and research on risk behaviour in adolescence and substance use in emerging adulthood, including precursors, correlates and outcomes. Students will gain a comprehensive understanding of: (1) adolescence and emerging adulthood as developmental periods, (2) the biological, cognitive and social factors that underlie youth risk behavior, and (3) current prevention and intervention efforts.

Prerequisite(s): Psychology 2830A/B (or Psychology 2800E, Psychology 2820E, Psychology 2840F/G, Psychology 2855F/G or Psychology 2855F/G) and registration in the third or fourth year of Honors Specialization, Major in Psychology, or permission of the Department.

Extra Information: 3 lecture hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY A i  
Subject Code: PSYCHOL