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Fall 2023
Dec 09, 2023
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SOCW 602 - Diversity, Oppression, and Privilege
Institutionalized oppression and its implications for communication at the individual, organizational, and community level. Content emphasizes power, oppression, and privilege and the consequences of social and economic inequality. Special emphasis is placed on cross-cultural communication, cultural competency, multicultural counseling, recognizing and moderating individual biases, and communicating effectively with marginalized people. Theories of power, conflict, and restorative justice are explored. Open only to SOCW students or by permission of the advisor or department chairperson.
3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Graduate
Schedule Types: Lecture, Online Fixed Times (Synch), Online (Asynchronous), Study Abroad

Social Work Department

Course Attributes:
STARS: Includes Sustainability

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
Must be enrolled in one of the following Fields of Study (Major, Minor, or Concentration):
      Social Work

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