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Cultural Diversity

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This course focuses on the issues, challenges, and opportunities presented by U.S. population diversity. Workplace issues related to employee diversity in terms of gender, race/ethnicity, socioeconomic class, and cultural background are emphasized.

This undergraduate-level course is 5 weeks This course is available to take individually or To enroll, speak with an Enrollment Representative.

Course details:

Credits: 3
Continuing education units: XX
Professional development units: XX
Duration: 5 weeks

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    Legal Framework of Diversity

    • Explain the relationship between social mobility and social change.
    • Analyze management strategies to ensure compliance in the multicultural workplace.
    • Outline the U.S. legal framework related to diversity in the workplace.

    The Global Comparative Perspective

    • Compare anti-immigration movements in different countries.
    • Analyze the historical effect of discrimination on the global economy.

    Workplace Diversity

    • Recognize the dimensions of diversity.
    • Differentiate the concept of inclusion from the concept of diversity.
    • Describe diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

    Prejudice, Stereotypes, Discrimination, and Privilege

    • Explain how the concept of culture is used to construct group identity.
    • Analyze the social concept of race.
    • Describe how behavioral and thinking patterns apply to diversity issues.

    Immigration, Assimilation, Pluralism, and Multiculturalism

    • Describe U.S. immigration policies within a historical framework.
    • Summarize the benefits and consequences of immigrant labor for the U.S economy.
    • Analyze strategies for inclusion in the workplace.
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