Race in America (Diversity/RIS)
College of Liberal Arts
Exploration of the contemporary meanings of race in America. Examination of how social forces shape racial meanings and relationships and the consequences for individuals and communities.
Goals and Diversity
MN Goal Course
MN Goal Designation(s)
Demonstrate awareness and understanding of historical and current race relations in the United States.
Explain the concept of "race."
Analyze current events and conditions at the local, statewide, and national levels using course theories and concepts.
Identify forms of institutional discrimination in areas such as education, media, housing, employment, economics, politics, and the legal system.
Describe the basic history of discrimination against and contributions of African Americans, Asian Americans, American Indians, Latinos, and recent immigrants of color.
Engage in dialog and self-reflection concerning racism, racial oppression, and white privilege.
ETHS111 is a completion requirement for: