Full course description
EPDCO 9002 20FQ Survey of Addiction + $90 Tech Fee
Course starts: October 5, 2020
2 credits): This course explores how addiction affects the various stages of the human lifespan and across diverse populations. Included are the milestone areas of adolescence, adults, and older adults, as well as populations divided by race/ethnicity, gender, sexuality, and disability. The course will provide information pertaining to each sub group and provide a framework for viewing the particular nature of each of these. Each stage has certain vulnerabilities to addiction and this will also be examined. Finally, you will explore the sensitivities to approaching addiction within this framework.