HONR 1000W Honors Seminar: We Are All Biased: Social Stratification

(B) Bachelors
(FH) Farquhar Honors College
(UHNR) Undergraduate Honors
3 credits

This course will examine how the various groups with which people identify impact their perspectives on a variety of current and historic issues as well as one-on-one interaction with others. Using socio-economic class, race, ethnicity, sex, and gender as independent variables as well as combinations of these groups, students will analyze and evaluate historic and current events to determine how inequality is established and maintained in our society. Prerequisite: Honors students only. Frequency: Even Year Fall. (Description Last Updated: Fall 2016 (201720))

Learning Outcomes

  1. To consider different perspectives regarding inequality in our society.
  2. To evaluate specific examples of identity-based bias.
  3. To formulate text-based questions that facilitate discussion of sources.
  4. To defend opinions with specific textual evidence.
  5. To relate readings to outside experience.
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