Course Detail
Course Components:
Enrollment Information
Enrollment Requirement:
Prerequisite: ETHNC 2500 or 2580.
Requirement Designation:
This course is intended to provide a survey of psychological issues facing Asian Americans, including the historical, sociopolitical, and cultural influences that shape personality and mental health of individuals in this diverse population group. There are three main goals for students: 1) to learn key concepts in Asian American personality and mental health, 2) to analyze psychological issues pertinent to Asian Americans, and 3) to examine and reflect upon the personal relevance of the issues discussed in the course. The class will involve lectures and group discussions which are designed to highlight, clarify, and/or supplement material that is covered in texts and readings.