Race and Ethnicity in the U.S.
Session
6 Week - Second
Class Number
10332
Career
Degree Career
Dates
7/5/2021 - 8/13/2021
Units
3 units
Grading
Graded
Description
Explores how the social constructions of race and ethnicity shape U.S. society and examines structural inequalities and majority-minority group relations. Emphasizes explanations of forms of racism, ethnic and racial prejudice and discrimination; historical background; and forms of cultural resistance and common experiences of African Americans, Indian Americans, Latinos, Asian Americans and other marginalized racial and ethnic groups. Considers employment, housing, political, legal, educational, and familial and health consequences of unequal power. Discusses current policy debates and proposed solutions to inequalities.
Enrollment Requirements
NexGen Read 249+ or ACCP Read 65+ or ACT Read 15+ or Communications for Sector or Academic Reading 5/6 or College Reading Strategies or Intro to College Reading #10838105. Coursework requires a grade of C or higher to satisfy requirement.
Class Attributes
Satisfies Liberal Arts Degree Requirements:
-Ethnic Studies
-Social Science
Class Notes
In this online course students may need to view online videos and/or need access to a webcam and microphone. Please consult with the instructor for technical requirements. It is recommended students review Online Learning Etiquette prior to the start of class, copy and paste this URL into your web browser: https://madisoncollege.edu/online-etiquette. ******************** This class may be merged with other class sections within our Learning Management Systems (e.g. Blackboard) to facilitate learning and collaboration amongst class sections. Please contact your faculty member with questions related to how this class may make use of merged sections.
Class Actions
Class Details
Instructor(s)
Amy Grams
Meets
Online
Meeting Dates
07/05/2021 - 08/13/2021
Room
Online
Instruction Mode
Online Course
Campus
Online
Location
Online
Components
Textbooks/Materials
Special Instructions Rental required textbooks are $0.00 if participating in the College’s rental program. The prices listed are for students who wish to purchase their textbooks or have opted out of the rental program. Prices are subject to change without notice.

RACE IN AMERICA-TEXT

Book
Status Rental Required
ISBN 9780393656404
Author DESMOND
Publisher NORTON
Edition 2ND 20
Price 90.00 USD
Notes Used books may be available at the bookstore for $58.5
Class Availability
Status
Wait List
Seats Taken
25
Seats Open
0
Class Capacity
25
Wait List Total
0
Wait List Capacity
25