PSYCH 211 - Project Outreach
Section: 004 Health, Illness and Society
Term: FA 2014
Subject: Psychology (PSYCH)
Department: LSA Psychology
Credits:
3
Other:
Experiential
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Cost:
50-100
Lab Fee:
20.00
Class Misc Info:
Students are required to obtain a TB Test and bring the results to the first day of class. If the student had a TB Test that is still valid through the term in which they are enrolling, they do NOT need to have an additional test. Bring a copy of the letter to the first day of class. To arrange a TB Test go to the link provided to obtain information about locations: http://www.sitemaker.umich.edu/projectoutreach/home.
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 major; they do not count as a lab for the Biopsychology, Cognition, and Neuroscience major.
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.

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.

Class Format:

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 and include four hours of fieldwork placement, one hour of discussion section, and one hour of lecture each week.

PSYCH 211 - Project Outreach
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
P
12237
Open
42
 
-
Tu 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Note: The University of Michigan requires that all students enrolled in this section pass a background check. The background check will be administered by the UM-HR office and processed by a third party vendor, GIS (General Information Services). Approximately 1 week prior to the start of class you will receive an email with more information. Students are also required to obtain a TB Test and bring the results to the first day of class. If the student had a TB Test that is still valid through the term in which they are enrolling, they do NOT need to have an additional test. Bring a copy of the letter to the first day of class. To arrange a TB Test go to the link provided to obtain information about locations: http://www.sitemaker.umich.edu/projectoutreach/home.
002 (SEM)
P
12238
Open
51
 
-
Tu 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Note: The University of Michigan requires that all students enrolled in this section pass a background check. The background check will be administered by the UM-HR office and processed by a third party vendor, GIS (General Information Services). Approximately 1 week prior to the start of class you will receive an email with more information.
003 (SEM)
P
12239
Open
16
 
-
Th 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Note: The University of Michigan requires that all students enrolled in this section pass a background check. The background check will be administered by the UM-HR office and processed by a third party vendor, GIS (General Information Services). Approximately 1 week prior to the start of class you will receive an email with more information. Students are also required to obtain a TB Test and bring the results to the first day of class. If the student had a TB Test that is still valid through the term in which they are enrolling, they do NOT need to have an additional test. Bring a copy of the letter to the first day of class. To arrange a TB Test go to the link provided to obtain information about locations: http://www.sitemaker.umich.edu/projectoutreach/home.
004 (SEM)
P
12240
Open
30
 
-
Th 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Note: Students are also required to obtain a TB Test and bring the results to the first day of class. If the student had a TB Test that is still valid through the term in which they are enrolling, they do NOT need to have an additional test. Bring a copy of the letter to the first day of class. To arrange a TB Test go to the link provided to obtain information about locations: http://www.sitemaker.umich.edu/projectoutreach/home
005 (SEM)
P
12241
Open
50
 
-
W 4:00PM - 6:00PM
Note: The University of Michigan requires that all students enrolled in this section pass a background check. The background check will be administered by the UM-HR office and processed by a third party vendor, GIS (General Information Services). Approximately 1 week prior to the start of class you will receive an email with more information.
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