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PSY 250 Multicultural Awareness

Fall/Spring

In this course, students will critically examine their beliefs and their relevant behaviors regarding race, gender, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status, religion, age, and ability. Students will explore the research on the psychological processes that underlie bias, stereotyping, and discrimination, as well as explore the psychological consequences which can result. Knowledge gained in this course can be applied to enhance students’ personal relationships and to increase their effectiveness in professions that deal with a culturally diverse public. Prerequisite: PSY 100 . Psychology major or minor or Urban Education minor or permission of instructor.

3 credit hours