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Master Course Outline
Cultural Diversity

Course Number: SOC 085
Credits: 5
Hours per Quarter: 50

Lecture Hours:50


Description
Examination of the social, historical, economic, and cultural factors that influence society's treatment of members of various racial and ethnic groups. It acquaints the student with an understanding of how social structures are organized in terms of minority-majority relations, for the advantage of some at the expense of others.

Intended Skills and Attitude Outcomes
Students will understand the pattern of ethnic develpment of the United States, and the role that the various ethnic groups have played in the formation of this country as a "nation of nations," a "nation of immigrante".
Students will understand some of the underlying causes of prejudice, discrimination, and reacism, and how they may be elimidated.
Students will understand how we can make our society safe for differences.
Students will be enabled to take the first steps towards thinking globally and becoming "world citizens."


Syllabi Listing
Course
Year Quarter
Item
Instructor  
SOC 085
Winter 2005
9606
Aaron Martin
SOC 085
Spring 2004
9585
Beverly Roper-archer
SOC 085
Summer 2003
9685
Beverly Roper_Archer

SOC 085
Spring 2003
9685
Beverly Roper_Archer



Two Year Projected Schedule

Year One* Year Two**
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini 
Fall
Winter
Spring
Summer
Mini
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

*Year one is all odd years (2003-2004)
**Year two is all even years (2004-2005)