Hawai`i Community College - Pālamanui

Course information

 

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SUMMER 2017

            Online (Laulima) Course for Hawai`i Community College

 

FAMR 230 – Human Development

 

SYLLABUS

Required Textbook: Human Development: A Cultural Approach, 2nd Edition ©2016

Course Description:

We will look at our journey of human development from conception through the last years we have in life, as we look at the latest theories and research in this topic. This course examines the physical, cognitive and psychosocial development for each age.

 

 

FALL 2017

Face-to-Face Courses for Hawai`i Community College – Pālamanui

 

FAMR 230 – Human Development

 

SYLLABUS

Required Textbook: Human Development: A Cultural Approach, 2nd Edition ©2016

Course Description:

We will look at our journey of human development from conception through the last years we have in life, as we look at the latest theories and research in this topic. This course examines the physical, cognitive and psychosocial development for each age.

 

 

PSY 100 – Survey of Psychology

 

SYLLABUS

Students will receive instructions for a free online textbook.

Course Description:

This is an introductory course, designed to provide you with an overview of the various disciplines within the field of psychology. We will explore research via several psychological orientations. We will look at the basic psychological processes involved in learning, memory, thinking and language. The development of the Self, which includes our gender and sexuality, our personality, and overall development will be studied. We will discuss who we are in a social context. Finally, we will see what factors influence our mental health.

 

WS 151W – Introduction to Women’s Studies

SYLLABUS

Required Textbook: Women’s Voices/Feminist Visions (6th edition) by Susan Shaw and Janet Lee.

Course Description: This course is an interdisciplinary examination of the evolving role, status and identity of women in a multicultural society. Emphasis will be put on patterns of social change and their effect on contemporary issues.

 

FALL 2017

Online (Laulima) Course for Hawai`i Community College

WS 175 W – History of Gender, Sex, and Sexuality in a Global Perspective up to 1500 CE

 

SYLLABUS

 

Required Textbooks:

Women in World History, Volume 1 – Readings from Prehistory to 1500  by Sarah Shaver Hughes and Brady Hughes, (Armonk: M.E. Sharpe, 1995) ISBN: 978-1-56324-311-0

 

Gender in History: Global Perspectives by Merry E. Wiesner-Hanks, Malden MA: John Wiley & Sons, 2011 2nd edition) ISBN: 978-1-4051-8995-8

 

World History textbook will be online and information will be given the first week of class.

 

Course Description: This course will take a new look at the history of the world using a gender perspective. We will investigate how social, economic, and religious transformations shaped concepts of gender, sex, and sexuality, and how in turn, these identities shaped the history of civilizations and continue to influence our world today. We will touch on events and developments in Africa, Asia, Europe, the Americas, and Oceania, and gain a basic acquaintance with world civilizations from pre-history up to about 1500 CE.