Course Information

Advanced Issues in Human Diversity (SOWK 580)

Term: 2024-2025 School Year Fall Semester


Miguel A. Juarez
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Sat, 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM (8/26/2024 - 12/13/2024) Location: TO


Building on students’ knowledge of the impacts of racism and oppression, this course will promote awareness and skills to engage in anti-racist practice. Students will understand how diversity and intersectionality affect equity and inclusion at all system levels. Students will understand cultural humility and recognize the extent to which a culture’s structures and values, including social, economic, political, racial, technological, and cultural exclusions, may create privilege and power resulting in systemic oppression. Prerequisite(s): Admission to the MSW program