Psychology of Women

Summer Session 2018: July 30-August 21

Description

Course Description: 

Important issues, theories, and research related to the psychology of women are examined. Common stereotypes, myths, and typical societal expectations are explored in terms of biological, social, psychological, and development determinants. Additionally, the social construction of gender categories, female sexuality, victimization of women, mental health of women, and issues related to education, work, and family are examined. Information in this course should serve as a catalyst for constructive change by revealing deficiencies in psychological research and theories relevant to gender, sexuality, cultural, and ethnic issues.

Class Notes

Online students log on daily at anytime to the Chico State Portal Connection at www.csuchico.edu to access course updates from faculty and/or review material.

Class Details

Instructor
Instructor Name (static text): 
Dolan, Mary A
Location

WWW ONLINE

Class Registration Information

Class #
1096
Course
PSYC 345 -
SECT 701
Units
3
Fees
Amount per Unit
  • $302 / unit
Capacity
48/49
Class Meeting Dates

07/30/2018 - 08/21/2018

Days

Times

Registration

Class Fee: $906.00
PSYC 345 - SECT 701

Psychology of Women

Class: 1096 Units: 3 Fees: $906.00

M-F 07/30/2018 - 08/21/2018

Course Description: 

Important issues, theories, and research related to the psychology of women are examined. Common stereotypes, myths, and typical societal expectations are explored in terms of biological, social, psychological, and development determinants. Additionally, the social construction of gender categories, female sexuality, victimization of women, mental health of women, and issues related to education, work, and family are examined. Information in this course should serve as a catalyst for constructive change by revealing deficiencies in psychological research and theories relevant to gender, sexuality, cultural, and ethnic issues.

Class Notes

Online students log on daily at anytime to the Chico State Portal Connection at www.csuchico.edu to access course updates from faculty and/or review material.

Instructor
Instructor Name (static text): 
Dolan, Mary A
Location
WWW ONLINE