Undergraduate Catalog 2018-2019

PSY 340 Mentoring and Adolescent Development

(Also WMS 340). 3 lecture hours, 2 fieldwork hours; 4 credits. Introduction to the developmental concerns and clinical skills needed to form mentoring relationships with at-risk adolescent populations. Course work entails review of the literature on mentoring as well as specific issues regarding adolescent development, with an emphasis on gender identity. Other topics addressed may include race, ethnicity, class, and sexual orientation. Students do on-site mentoring under faculty supervision and have the opportunity to evaluate these fieldwork experiences in class. Prerequisites: PSY 266, PSY 242, Permission of the instructor, and a minimum of 45 credits completed.

Credits

4

Cross Listed Courses

WMS 340