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Social & Cultural Context & Systems

Course Number: 
COU-655
Minimum Credits: 
3
An examination of the effect of social influence on the development of human behavior. Attitude formation, group behavior, cultural subgroups, and general systems theory are examined. Additional topics include aggression, role patterning, leadership, and the influence of social systems context on patterns of relationship development. Special attention is given to the manner in which social roles and system expectations are relevant to counseling practice. Required core course.