| Learning Outcomes (LO)
Upon completion of this unit, students will be able to:
demonstrate a coherent and advanced knowledge of the history of the family, including the influences that have shaped and altered the nature of the family;
demonstrate an advanced understanding of the diversity of family types in the past and in the present;
critically evaluate the different ways in which family life is and has been experienced by family members according to their age, gender, class, ethnic background and the period in which they lived;
expertly research and evaluate how the most significant stages of an individual's life course stages and the ways in which they are experienced in, and mediated by, the family; and
demonstrate advanced skills in locating, gathering and interpreting a variety of source material relating to personal family history and to evaluate that material in relation to the history of the family more broadly, and present a clear and coherent exposition of knowledge and ideas.