SS5825 - Marital Preparation, Enrichment and Therapy

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Applied Social Sciences
Credit Units
Course Duration
One semester
Course Offering Term*:
Not offering in current academic year

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims to examine changing mores and behaviours in premarital sex, cohabitation, marriage, and divorce in contemporary Hong Kong; examine the nature of marital problems and assessment of couples in conflict; study the philosophy, concepts and practice of premarital counselling, marriage enrichment, and couple therapy; and develop competence to conduct pre-marital and re-marital counselling, marriage enrichment programme, and marital therapy.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Student-led Workshop: 40%
Term essay: 50%
Participation: 10%
Detailed Course Information


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