Special Topics- Child Maltreatment: Multidisciplinary Perspectives

This interdisciplinary course explores the causes and effects of child abuse and neglect, prevention strategies, and ways to intervene with children, families and communities. The course draws on psychological, sociological, public health, feminist, legal, and criminal justice approaches. The course addresses child sexual abuse, physical abuse, child neglect, and psychological maltreatment. The course has a focus on ways to make child maltreatment services relevant to culturally diverse people within the United States.

Course Details

Campus: 
Amherst
Format: 
Online
Level: 
Undergraduate
Subject: 
Education
Social Development & Education
Number: 
UWW 397CM
Semester: 
Summer 2018
Registration Status: 
Open
Registration: 
Monday, March 12, 2018 to Friday, May 25, 2018
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