Contemporary Youth Issues: Understanding Normative Behavior in Immigrant & Minority Youth
||Texas Tech University
||3 credit hours - $580 per credit
||August 28, 2019 - December 06, 2019
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.
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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.
Deviance across cultures: Constructions of difference
Edition: 2nd Edition
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Investigating Deviance: An Anthology
Publisher: Roxbury Publishing Company
Approximately two weeks before the first day of class at Texas Tech University, the TTU campus coordinator, Tristin Campbell
, 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.