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SOCIOLOGY OF THE FAMILY
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: Japan - International Christian University - 'International Christian Univ.', 'International Christian Univ. with Internship'
UC Course SubjectSociology
Number & Suffix: 123
Full UC Title: SOCIOLOGY OF THE FAMILY 
Transcript Title: SOCIOLOGY OF FAMILY 
UC QTR Units - Division: 4.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course is an introduction to the sociological study of marriage and family, its structures and functions. It explores the functions of family, changes in families over time, and assesses how families both affect social life and are affected by it. Emphasis is placed on the sociological theory and research on marriage, kinship systems, components of mate selection, intimate relationships and parenting practices. It examines how wider social forces including the state, the media, the workforce, race, class, and the gender system influence both cultural assumptions about marriage and family. Assessment: class attendance and participation (12.5%), homework assignments (37.5%), weekly quizzes (25%), and final paper (25%). 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: SOCIOLOGY OF THE FAMILY 
Partner University Department: Sociology 
Partner University Course Number: SOC211E