PSYCH 211 - Project Outreach
Section: 004 Health, Illness and Society
Term: WN 2013
Subject: Psychology (PSYCH)
Department: LSA Psychology
Credits:
3
Other:
Experiential
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Cost:
50-100
Lab Fee:
20.00
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. All sections of Outreach count as an experiential lab for the Psychology concentration; they do not count as a lab for the Biopsychology and Cognitive Sciences concentration.
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:

Help patients and families in medical facilities, community health clinics, elderly residential settings and community crisis centers. Opportunities include offering empathy, emotional and practical support, in the context of supervised care, and education. Work with a wide range of populations including children, adults, and the elderly. Learn about a variety of contemporary topics related to the field of health care and health promotion.

Students enrolled in this section are asked to undergo a criminal background check. If you have any concerns about this, please contact project.outreach@umich.edu.

Because 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.

Course Requirements:

Attendance at your section is mandatory. Readings, a midterm project, and a final exam will be assigned. The Graduate Student Instructor for each section may state additional section requirements in class.

Intended Audience:

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.

PSYCH 211 - Project Outreach
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
12341
Open
23
 
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Tu 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Note: http://sitemaker.umich.edu/projectoutreach/home . Email questions to project.outreach@umich.edu .
002 (SEM)
P
12342
Open
55
 
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Tu 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Note: http://sitemaker.umich.edu/projectoutreach/home . Email questions to project.outreach@umich.edu .
003 (SEM)
P
12343
Open
43
 
-
Th 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Note: http://sitemaker.umich.edu/projectoutreach/home . Email questions to project.outreach@umich.edu .
004 (SEM)
P
12344
Open
22
 
-
Th 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Note: http://sitemaker.umich.edu/projectoutreach/home . Email questions to project.outreach@umich.edu .
005 (SEM)
P
12345
Closed
0
 
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W 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Note: http://sitemaker.umich.edu/projectoutreach/home . Email questions to project.outreach@umich.edu .
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