PSYC2001 - Cross-Cultural Psychology

Undergraduate Quarter 5 credits 6 Weeks

Course Description

Contemporary life requires the ability to relate to people who are different. In this course, students will explore major areas of psychology in light of culture’s influence, challenging their own world views and unconscious biases in order to develop greater sensitivity to the impact of cultural differences on interactions in a variety of settings. Topics include definitions and approaches to understanding culture; the role of psychology in understanding bias; cultural aspects of cognition and intelligence; emotion; motivation; development and socialization; disorders; and applications of cross-cultural psychology. (Prerequisite(s): PSYC 1001 [or PSYC 1002 and PSYC 1003] and PSYC 2000.)

Pre-Requisites

PSYC2000: Psychology Seminar AND PSYC1001:Introduction to Psychology

Admissions Requirements

  1. Have one of the following:
    1. High school diploma;
    2. GED Conferred; or
    3. Collegiate transcript including 12 or more credits completed as a degree-seeking student
  2. Unofficial transcript(s) from institution(s) with accreditation recognized by Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) or US Department of Education. Unofficial transcripts must include the name of the institution, student name, grades earned, credits earned, degree earned (if applicable), course names/numbers and dates of attendance
  3. Meet one of the following requirements:
    1. 21 years of age or older;
    2. Concurrently enrolled at another higher education institution;
    3. Active military or veteran; or
    4. Completion of 60 quarter credits from an accredited US higher education institution.
$1,675.00
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