|Field of Study:||Child Development
Human Development and Family Studies, General
|Description:||This program focuses on the subject of childhood from a range of different academic disciplines including, but not limited to: literature, history, psychology, sociology and religious studies. Topics such as the range of meanings of childhood, what competencies do children have, what rights and obligations do parents, educators, lawyers and journalists have to children and childhood are addressed within the program.
Topics covered in the program include: history of families and childhood; changing images of children and families; changing family structures; family interaction; family formation and breakdown; child development; childhood socialization; children's social worlds; peer relations; families and work; family and child poverty; families and communities; politics and families; families and the legal system; and family and childhood social policy.
|Cost per year:*||
This cost estimate is for Year 2 of the program.
See: https://www.kings.uwo.ca/kings/assets/File/depts/finance/sfs/Canadian%20Fee%20Schedule%2017-18.pdf for more information.