MFT621 - Family Conceptual Frameworks

General

Prefix

MFT

Course Number

621

Course ID

00016735

Course Level

Graduate

Instruction Mode

Lecture

Description

Changing philosophies of science and explore the effects of scientific philosophy on family theory, research, and practice.

Cross Listed Courses

Prerequisites

No Requisites

Credits

Min

3

Max

3

Repeatable

No

Goals and Diversity

MN Goal Course

No

MN Goal Designation(s)

-

Cultural Diversity

No

Learning Outcomes

Outcome

Gain a greater understanding of the forms and functions of families and the changing definition of families across diverse family groups. (SLO 3)

Outcome

Recognize the importance of utilizing theory to guide clinical practice in diverse family settings. (SLO 6)

Outcome

Be able to identify and define the key concepts and assumptions of each theory and framework and its relevance in working with families from diverse cultural backgrounds. (SLO 6)

Outcome

Develop an understanding of the strengths and weaknesses of each theory and framework. (PO 5)

Course Outline

Course Outline

-

Dependencies

Courses

MFT621 is a prerequisite for: