Courses > AOD151 - Alcohol and Other Drugs: Overview
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An overview of the historical and contemporary role of psychoactive drugs (including alcohol) in society, emphasizing the physical, social, and emotional consequences of their use and abuse within a general theoretical framework. Topics include the myths, stereotypes, and socio-cultural factors that contribute to the use of alcohol and other drugs, pattern and progression of addiction, prevention and treatment, public policy, community resources, needs of special groups, and special populations. Course may not meet major requirements at transfer institutions. See your counselor for more information.
3 hours lecture
Credit course taken for grade or for credit/no credit