PSYCH 211 - Project Outreach
Section: 002 Big Sibs: Community and Opportunity
Term: WN 2009
Subject: Psychology (PSYCH)
Department: LSA Psychology
Credits:
3
Other:
Experiential
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
12738
Open
10
 
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Tu 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Note: Students are required to attend a Driving Orientation on Jan. 20, 09 from 6-7:30pm in 1360EH OR on Jan. 21st, 09 from 5-6:30pm in 3048EH. Please email Psych.saa@umich.edu if you have questions.
002 (SEM)
P
12739
Open
72
 
-
Tu 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Note: Students are required to attend a Driving Orientation on Jan. 20, 09 from 6-7:30pm OR on Jan. 21st, 09 from 5-6:30pm. Please email Psych.saa@umich.edu if you have questions.
003 (SEM)
P
12740
Open
46
 
-
Th 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Note: Students are required to attend a Driving Orientation on Jan. 20, 09 from 6-7:30pm OR on Jan. 21st, 09 from 5-6:30pm. Please email Psych.saa@umich.edu if you have questions.
004 (SEM)
P
12741
Open
46
 
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Th 3:00PM - 5:00PM
Note: Students are required to attend a Driving Orientation on Jan. 20, 09 from 6-7:30pm OR on Jan. 21st, 09 from 5-6:30pm. Please email Psych.saa@umich.edu if you have questions.
005 (SEM)
P
12742
Closed
0
 
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W 4:00PM - 6:00PM
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