URBST 247 - Race, Ethnicity, and Public Policy

Overview

Course Title

Race, Ethnicity, and Public Policy

Department(s)

Description

Examination of public policy issues involving race and ethnicity in the United States. Assessment of persistent racial disparities in the aftermath of the civil rights revolution and of such anti-racist policies as affirmative action, school desegregation, and racial districting. Analysis of ethnicity, rival conceptions of what it means to be an American, and policy debates regarding immigration, bilingualism, and multicultural education.

Typically Offered

Fall, Spring

Academic Career

Undergraduate

Credits

Minimum Units

3

Maximum Units

3

Academic Progress Units

3

Repeat For Credit

No

Components

Name

Lecture

Hours

3

Course Schedule