Social Work | Understanding Diversity in a Pluralistic Society
S100 | ALL | Varies


This course covers theories and models that enhance understanding of our diverse society.  It
provides content about differences and similarities in the experiences, needs, and beliefs of
selected minority groups and their relation to the majority group.  These groups include, but
are not limited to, people of color, women, gay, lesbian, and bisexual persons.  This course
analyzes the interrelationship of race, class, age, ethnicity, and gender and how these factors
influence the social values regarding economic and social justice.  Course content will be
integrated through student writing and presentations.