COURSE DESCRIPTIONS

RACE AND ETHNIC CULTURES - GENERAL (610)

610-217 ETHNIC POLITICS GE/DIVERSITY 3 cr
The central concern of this course is to provide the student an awareness of the
political development of racial and ethnic minorities in today's political arena.
It will compare and contrast the development of the white ethnic communities of the
19th and 20th centuries with our modern day racial and ethnic minorities. (Offered
jointly with political science).
Unreq: 820-247

610-368/568 AMERICAN MINORITY DIVERSITY 3 cr
WOMEN WRITERS
A survey of poetry, fiction, drama, and essays written by African-American,
Hispanic-American, Native American, and Asian-American women.
Prereq: 680-101 and 680-102 or 680-161 and 680-102 or consent of instructor.
Unreq: 680-368/568.

610-380/580 RACE, ETHNICITY, AND SOCIAL JUSTICE: DIVERSITY 3 cr
ISSUES FOR HELPING PROFESSIONALS

The course is designed to help students develop a greater understanding of the
influence of one's race and ethnicity on the ways individuals perceive the world and
the ways they are treated by others and by society. Within the framework of the
helping professions, students will have the opportunity to examine their attitudes
toward members of racial and ethnic minorities, develop ways to learn about the
participation in and treatment of racial and ethnic minority groups in work,
education, and social services, and examine ways to affect one's own attitudes and
society to achiev social justice.
Unreq: 860-380/580.

610-490/690 WORKSHOP 1-3 cr
Repeatable a maximum of three times.

610-496/696 SPECIAL STUDIES 1-3 cr
Repeatable a maximum of three times.

610-498 INDEPENDENT STUDY 1-3 cr
Repeatable three times for maximum of 9 credits. Prereq: Cons instr.