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PSYC 106 – Psyc of Prejudice/Discriminati (CRN: 83307) at Cañada College for Fall 2019

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PSYC 106 Psychology of Prejudice and Discrimination

This course focuses on psychological theories and research studies of prejudice and discrimination. The nature of discrimination is examined in relation to prejudice behavior and the variables which influence the psychological development, adjustment and coping strategies of ethnic minority groups in the United States. The development of prejudice in children is examined. Economic, educational, political, and legal issues are analyzed for their psychological impact specifically on Americans of African, Asian, Hispanic, and Native American descent. However, other ethnic minority groups are included.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: DSI; Ethnic Studies
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE DSI), UC (IGETC Area 4)

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Department: Psychology

Number of Units: 3

Book-Digital Course Content

This course has a Book-Digital Course Content charge. For more information, please contact the Cañada College Bookstore at 650-306-3313, ext. 2, or click on the textbook link above.

AA - Lecture and/or Discussion
Meeting Date: 08/15-12/05
Meeting Time: 11:10am-12:25pm
Days: T, Th
Building: 13 Room: 0110
Instructor: Ami Smith
Critical Dates for this Course Date
Last day to add class August 27, 2019
Last day to drop with a refund August 27, 2019
Last day to drop without a "W" September 2, 2019
Last day to drop with a "W" November 13, 2019
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