Summer 2019 - PSYC 362 C100
Close Relationships (3)
Class Number: 5574
Delivery Method: Distance Education
Course Times + Location:
Exam Times + Location:
Jun 4, 2019
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
BLU 9660, Burnaby
Jul 16, 2019
7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
BLU 9660, Burnaby
Aug 6, 2019
12:00 PM – 2:00 PM
WMC 3260, Burnaby
Prerequisites:PSYC 201 and 260.
Reviews theory and research on the psychology of romantic relationships. Topics may include relationship theories, communication, social cognitive processes, intimate partner violence, and relationship interventions.
In this course, students will learn about the science of close relationships with a specific focus on romantic relationships. In the first third of the course we will focus on theories of close relationships (e.g., attachment theory, interdependence theory), in the second third of the course we will focus on dyadic processes (e.g., communication, conflict, aggression, social support), and in the final third we will focus on couple interventions (e.g., prevention and therapy).
- Assignments 34%
- Midterm Exam 1 22%
- Midterm Exam 2 22%
- Final Exam 22%
Bradbury, T. N., & Karney, B. (2013). Intimate Relationships, Second Edition. NY: WW Norton & Company.
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