Psychology of Communities: Identity, Activism, and Social Engagement|
Spring 2019 not offered
|Certificates: Civic Engagement|
This course serves as an introduction to community psychology. Students will read about, research, and discuss major topics in the field, including the ecological framework, diversity paradigms, social change, and empowerment.
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|Course Format: Lecture / Discussion||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (PSYC)
Nelson, G. & Prilleltensky, I. (2005). Community psychology: In pursuit of liberation and wellbeing. New York: Palgrave.
|Examination 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.