This course serves as an introduction to community psychology, a discipline that blends elements of sociology, anthropology, social psychology, clinical psychology, developmental psychology, and urban planning (to name a few). Class topics include levels of analysis, ecologies, prevention and intervention, feminism, and community psychology, empowerment, self-help, sense of community, coalition building, and social justice and action.
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|Course Format: Lecture / Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (CIVI-MN)(PSYC)
||Past Enrollment Probability: 75% - 89%
|SECTION 01 In-person only|
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
Nelson, G. & Prilleltensky, I. (2005). Community psychology: In pursuit of liberation and wellbeing. New York: Palgrave.
|Examinations and Assignments: |
Knowledge and application of content will be assessed through examinations, hands-on project-based assignments, quizzes and reflection writings.
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
This is a column 3 breadth requirement course in psychology.
|Instructor(s): Versey,H. Shellae Times: ...W... 01:20PM-04:10PM; Location: JUDD113; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 40||SR major: 8||JR major: 8|| || |
|Seats Available: 26||GRAD: X||SR non-major: 4||JR non-major: 4||SO: 8||FR: 8|
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