UC 218 - Foundations of Intergroup Relations
Section: 001
Term: WN 2010
Subject: University Courses (UC)
Department: LSA UG: Curriculum Support
Credits:
3
Consent:
With permission of instructor.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

This introductory course will examine identity development, intergroup and intercultural relations from social justice framework, and challenge ourselves to think critically and creatively about social justice and worldviews. This course will also examine the history of various social identity groups, the theory behind how social identity groups form, intergroup conflict and coalition building. We will also explore how people develop an understanding of their own social identity group membership, how bias develops (prejudice, stereotyping, discrimination, and oppression), how groups are impacted by privilege and power dynamics, and how to develop advocacy for groups to which one does not belong.

Crs Requirements: Varies per instructor, but would include classroom exercises and 2-3 short papers.

Intended Audience: First-year and second-year students interested in Psychology, Sociology and related disciplines.

Class Format: 3 hpw in seminar format

UC 218 - Foundations of Intergroup Relations
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001 (SEM)
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45633
Open
5
 
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TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
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ISBN: 9780465083619
"Why are all the Black kids sitting together in the cafeteria?" : and other conversations about race, Author: Tatum, Beverly Daniel., Publisher: Basic Books 2003
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