Racial Justice and Cultural Oppression

SSW HB 735

This course examines the social psychological, and institutional causes and implications of racism as a dynamic force influencing social work. The course builds on and integrates concepts presented in foundation courses. It analyzes and evaluates the social, cultural, political, economic, and interpersonal contexts of racism that bear on our current policies and institutional arrangements. The course is designed to familiarize students with 1) theoretical overviews of race and racism; 2)historical accounts and contemporary experiences of racism; 3) the formation of racial identity; 4) multicultural contexts and fundamentals of cultural competency; and 5) effective social change efforts based on organizational analysis.

FALL 2014 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A2 Sauti SSW 121 T 6:00 pm-9:00 pm Stamped Approval
Prereq: HB720
Course Required

FALL 2014 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A3 Chassler GCB 203 W 2:00 pm-5:00 pm Stamped Approval
Prereq: HB720
Course Required
Class Full

FALL 2014 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A5 Walsh GCB 201 R 9:00 am-12:00 pm Stamped Approval
Course Required
Class Full

FALL 2014 Schedule

Section Instructor Location Schedule Notes
A6 Huff-Larmond SSW 121 R 6:00 pm-9:00 pm Stamped Approval
Course Required
Class Full

Note: this course is also offered during Summer Term

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