SOWK6303 (Core)

Human behavior and social environment I

This course provides a framework for understanding human behaviour in relation to the social environment. The life-span development of human beings and the interactions between individuals, systems and the environment will be emphasized. Core contents of the course cover: normal patterns of growth and psycho?social development; healthy personality and adjustment; life stresses and coping failures; psychological and socio?cultural influences in human behaviour; and the implications for social workers.