Academic Calendar - 2024

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2024

Psychology 3350F/G


An in depth analysis and critique of theory and research on risk behaviour in adolescence and substance use in emerging adulthood, including precursors, correlates and outcomes. Students will gain a comprehensive understanding of: (1) adolescence and emerging adulthood as developmental periods, (2) the biological, cognitive and social factors that underlie youth risk behavior, and (3) current prevention and intervention efforts.

Prerequisite(s): Psychology 2830A/B (or Psychology 2800E, Psychology 2820E, Psychology 2840F/G, Psychology 2855F/G or Psychology 2855F/G) and registration in the third or fourth year of Honours Specialization, Major in Psychology, or permission of the Department.

Extra Information: 3 lecture hours.

Course Weight: 0.50
Breadth: CATEGORY A i  
Subject Code: PSYCHOL