PSYCH 211 - Project Outreach
Section: 002 Big Sibs: Community and Opportunity
Term: WN 2008
Subject: Psychology (PSYCH)
Department: LSA Psychology
Credits:
3
Other:
Experiential
Credit Exclusions:
Credit is granted for a combined total of fifteen credits elected from PSYCH 211, 322, 323, 404, and 405.
Lab Fee:
20
Advisory Prerequisites:
Prior or concurrent enrollment in an introductory Psychology course.
Other Course Info:
Credits may not be included in a concentration plan in Psychology. This course may only be repeated if a different section is selected.
Grading:
Mandatory credit/no credit.
Repeatability:
May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credit(s). May be elected more than once in the same term.
Primary Instructor:

The purpose of Project Outreach is to allow students to learn about themselves and psychology by becoming involved in community settings. Outreach students engage in real work in the community, designed to meet community needs. As all sections of Project Outreach — PSYCH 211 are for 3 credits (on a credit/no credit basis), the academic requirements for the course are uniform across all sections (except Exploring Careers, section 005) and include four hours of fieldwork placement, one hour of discussion section, and one hour of lecture each week; in the Careers section, students learn about themselves in relationship to future potential careers, and explore the social-psychological contexts in which work occurs. Attendance at your section is mandatory. Readings, a mid-term project, and a final exam will be assigned. The Graduate Student Instructor for each section may state additional section requirements in class. (Course website is: http://sitemaker.umich.edu/projectoutreach/home).

Students will become involved in a one-on-one friendship with a child in the community age four through fifteen years. You will develop a meaningful individual relationship with a child in need of a role model, mentor, and companion. The program enables you to become involved in the larger Ann Arbor community as you and your little sib participate in free or low cost, educational and fun activities. The corresponding lecture series addresses various issues that impact childhood.

PSYCH 211 - Project Outreach
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
12885
Open
19
 
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Tu 4:00PM - 6:00PM
002 (SEM)
P
12886
Open
59
 
-
Tu 4:00PM - 6:00PM
003 (SEM)
P
12887
Open
37
 
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Th 4:00PM - 6:00PM
004 (SEM)
P
12888
Open
27
 
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Th 3:00PM - 5:00PM
005 (SEM)
P
12889
Open
9
 
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W 4:00PM - 6:00PM
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