PSY 404 :: Social Correlates of Psychoactive Drug Use
Fall 2014 @UH West Oahu

CRN: 66092
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: A. Coyle
amycoyle@hawaii.edu
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 08/25/2014 - 12/12/2014
Course Restrictions: Priority enrollment is given to the Substance Abuse and Addictions Studies majors and distance learning students in the Social Science Applied Track (BASS) program delivered to the neighbor islands. Any remaining seats will open to all students on May 19, 9am.
Course Requirements: This is an internet class with chat times TBA.
Course Prerequisites: Pre: ENG 100 and PSY 100.
Course Description: An examination of the familial, social and cultural aspects of psychoactive drug use. Specific topics covered include a critical analysis of co-dependency; the relationship between drug use and crime; current and historical United States drug use practices and regulations; social aspects of drug use initiation, abuse, addiction and treatment; and drug use in special populations. (DS)
Textbooks: Books may be purchased at the West Oahu bookstore or ordered online at http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/westoahu.
Technical Requirements: Access the class through https://laulima.hawaii.edu. Use your UH username and password to login. Computer requirements for online courses and Laulima tutorials are available at http://www.uhwo.hawaii.edu/academics/distance-learning/online-student-tutorials/
Updated: Monday, April 7, 2014 11:37:47