Fall 2017 Course Information
Contemporary Youth Issues: Understanding Normative Behavior in Immigrant & Minority Youth
||Texas Tech University
||3 credit hours - $565 per credit
||August 30, 2017 - December 06, 2017
This course explores the etiology of adolescent deviance using a positive, cross-national/crosscultural perspective. Course content includes implications of theory, empirical research, current prevention programs and needs assessments. The course offers a look at deviance from different perspectives as well as a comparison of normative and non-normative development of youth.
For course access questions, contact the teaching university’s campus coordinator. For enrollment questions, contact your home university campus coordinator.
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Disability Support Services
To request accommodations for this course, contact the disability support office at your home university. You must register each semester and for each course. Read more about the Great Plains IDEA process for requesting accommodations.
Approximately two weeks before the first day of class at Texas Tech University, the TTU campus coordinator, Leslie Myatt
, will email instructions to each student enrolled in the courses taught by Texas Tech. This e-mail will contain information regarding the set up of their eRaider access through the campus IT Help Central department. Students will need to identify themselves as a GPIDEA/AGIDEA student to IT Help personnel for proper guidance. The e-mail will also include information about accessing the Texas Tech Blackboard system
for their courses. Courses will be available on the first day of class, but may not be available prior to that date.
This course does not require an exam proctor.
This course does not include synchronous components.
Required readings provided by the instructor.