Psychology of Women and Gender Development

Course Type: 
Undergraduate
Course Prefix: 
PSY
Course Number: 
309
Credits: 
3 sem. hrs.
Semesters Offered: 
Spring of Odd-Even Years

Examination of sex role stereotyping, research on sex differences in abilities and achievement, sex role development, sex roles in marriage and family, careers and the politics of power, women’s ways of knowing, women’s development of self, sex differences in communicative styles, ethnicity in women, mental health in women, interrelationships between language, status and power. Prerequisite: PSY 101, Junior or Senior status.