Academic Bulletin 2022-2023 
    
    Apr 22, 2024  
Academic Bulletin 2022-2023 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PSYCH 451 - Psychology of the BIPOC Experience


Credits: 4
An examination of a broad spectrum of theory, research, and practice that focuses on the study of the psychosocial experience of Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) in the United States. Some of the themes addressed include: historical and philosophical foundations and research paradigms of BIPOC psychology, BIPOC personality and identity, dispelling racist notions of education and intelligence, and the psychosocial implications of current BIPOC popular culture.

 

 

Prerequisite: PSYCH 110 , or one core course in Psychology from either the Human Processes (160s) or Individual Differences (170s) category, or permission of the instructor.

Distribution Requirements: IP, PD.

This course satisfies the structures of power and privilege (SPP) requirement for Psychology majors.