Class Dates
08/21/2023 to 12/08/2023
Delivered By
Online Asynchronous
Online Synchronous
David Thompson
Meeting Times
Meets M, 07:00 p.m. - 08:00 p.m. -- Zoom
Meeting Location
Distance Education

Family Relationships and Gender Roles

HDFS 350 - Class Number: 14209

Social Sciences General Education


Family Relationships and Gender Roles is an introduction to the interdisciplinary, scholarly, and theoretical study of intimate interpersonal relationships, family forms and processes; and gender roles across the lifespan. Throughout our course of study, students gain an appreciation and understanding of contemporary research on couple and family dynamics, gender, and the complexity and diversity of families in today’s society.

  • Students are expected to participate synchronously if able. Each week will have a 1 hour live interaction period. Students unable to attend live will be able to watch the Zoom recording and write a brief summary instead. Live interaction time is Mondays 7:00-8:00 P.M.


  • Instructor David Thompson's permission is required after 08/28/2023.

Student Requirements:

  • Internet access


  • HDFS 110 or PSYCH 110 or SOCIO 211

Enrollment Dates
03/20/2023 to 08/21/2023
Enrollment Limit

Credit/Tuition Options

Credit Option Hours

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