May 23, 2018  
College Catalog 2013-2014 
    
College Catalog 2013-2014 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PSYC 370 - Understanding and Confronting Racism

Cross-Listed as AMST 370 
An examination of the social psychological factors associated with race prejudice and racism, particularly in the United States. Focusing on the psychological theories proposed to understand racism, this course investigates the causes and consequences of racism at the individual, interpersonal, institutional and cultural levels of society. Special attention will be given to exploring interventions to reduce racism. Counts as a UP3 course. Prerequisite(s): PSYC 100 , PSYC 201  (or MATH 155 ), and at least one intermediate course in Psychology. (4 Credits)

Curricular Change: Course will only be offered as PSYC 370 during the 2013-2014 academic year