Content and Theory
Critically examine theories of overall parenting styles and the impact of these styles upon optimal parenting.
Critically examine parenting practices within the overall parenting styles and the impact of these practices upon optimal parenting.
Identify effective parenting practices in the context of various life stages.
Understand parenting principles that may heighten professional and/or parental potential.
Effective Writing and Analysis
Synthesize in writing an analysis of parenting styles and practices of your family of origin and how you may modify those styles and practices with the principles obtained in this class.
Examine and write in depth a specific area of interest related to parenting styles and practices.