Philosophies of Family Work and Relationships

Philosophies of Family Work and Relationships
Changes in household labor across time, current issues around gender and household labor, and philosophical perspectives of family work and family relationships.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesSFL 101 & STAT 121 & SFL 290; SFL 160 or concurrent enrollment.
 TaughtFall Contact Department, Winter Contact Department
 ProgramsContaining SFL 471
Course Outcomes

Content and Theory

Understand and synthesize the historical evolution of family work and the roots of home management.

Demonstrate knowledge of the core assumptions of current theoretical and research perspectives on family work.

Analyze gendered perspectives on men's and women's "unique" contributions to family life.

Communicate ideas clearly and engage in critical thinking as you write essays, take quizzes, and take exams.

Critique and think more clearly about your own family work paradigms.