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Course ID:HDFS 4830S/6830S. 3 hours.
Course Title:Grief, Loss, and Bereavement
An exploration of different perspectives and realities focused on experiences of death, dying, grief, and loss across the lifespan. We will examine the cultural context of death, the personal meaning of death at different stages in the life cycle, and the effect of death upon surviving family members.
Athena Title:Grief Loss and Bereavement
Equivalent Courses:Not open to students with credit in HDFS 4830, HDFS 4830E or HDFS 6830, HDFS 6830E
Nontraditional Format:Course includes a service-learning project during the semester that either employs skills or knowledge learned in the course or teaches new skills or knowledge related to course objectives. Students will be involved in the planning and implementation of the project(s) and may spend time outside of the classroom. Students will be engaged in the service learning component for approximately 25-50% of overall instructional time.
Undergraduate Prerequisite:(HDFS 2100 or HDFS 2100H or HDFS 2100E) and (HDFS 2200 or HDFS 2200H or HDFS 2200E) and (HDFS 2950-2950L or HDFS 2950E) and (HDFS 3700 or HDFS 3700E or HDFS 3700S) and HDFS 3710
Graduate Prerequisite:Permission of department
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Offered fall semester every year.
Grading System:A-F (Traditional)