Examining the developmental and social contexts of adolescents with emphasis on the importance of the family. Other contexts include peers, religion, community, schools, and cross-cultural issues.

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Prerequisites
There is no formal prerequisite for this class. However, if you have not taken some lower-level SFL classes and research methods, you may find the course more challenging.
Course Outline
Module 1: Introduction to Adolescence
Module 2: Physical Development
Module 3: Cognitive Development
Module 4: Family
Module 5: Peers
Module 6: Identity
Module 7: Autonomy
Module 8: Intimacy
Module 9: Sexual Development
Module 10: Psychosocial Problems in Adolescence
Module 11: Media
Module 12: Transition to Adulthood
Syllabus
Textbooks
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Adolescence. 12th edition (Required)
by: Laurence Steinberg
ISBN: 9781260401615
2019 McGraw-Hill Education
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