PSC 3060 Cross Cultural Psychology

This course will provide the opportunity to develop an appreciation for the relationship of individual, ethnic, and cultural contributions to individual and group growth and the necessity of well-being and their role in cross-cultural dynamics. Upon completion of this course, the student should be able to:

  1. Identify basic concepts of culture, race and ethnicity. 
  2. Describe the psychological implications of cultural differences and of contact among members of different cultures.
  3. Compare and contrast the important sociocultural forces, trends and problems faced by American society in today’s world.
  4. Demonstrate cultural competence and intercultural communication skills.