课程信息
4.8
12 ratings
3 reviews
Learners will deepen their understanding and appreciation of ways in which race, ethnicity and cultural diversity have shaped American institutions, ideology, law, and social relationships from the colonial era to the present. Race and ethnicity are ideological and cultural categories that include all groups and individuals. Hence, this course is designed in significant part to take a broad look at the ideology of race and cultural diversity in America’s past and present. The primary focus is on the historical and social relationships among European Americans, Native Americans, African Americans, Latino/as, and Asian/Pacific Americans. Issues of race and ethnicity are examined across different ethno-cultural traditions in order to interweave diverse experiences into a larger synthesis of the meaning of race and ethnicity in American life. In this course, we conceive of “race” and “diversity” as references to the entire American population, even as we recognize that different groups have unique historical experiences resulting in distinctive and even fundamental cultural differences. We treat race and ethnicity as dynamic, complex ideological and cultural processes that shape all social institutions, belief systems, inter-group relationships, and individual experiences....
Globe

100% 在线课程

立即开始,按照自己的计划学习。
Calendar

可灵活调整截止日期

根据您的日程表重置截止日期。
Beginner Level

初级

Clock

建议:4 weeks of study, 5 hours per week.

完成时间大约为13 小时
Comment Dots

English

字幕:English
Globe

100% 在线课程

立即开始,按照自己的计划学习。
Calendar

可灵活调整截止日期

根据您的日程表重置截止日期。
Beginner Level

初级

Clock

建议:4 weeks of study, 5 hours per week.

完成时间大约为13 小时
Comment Dots

English

字幕:English

教学大纲 - 您将从这门课程中学到什么

1

章节
Clock
完成时间为 3 小时

Introduction to Concepts of Race and Identity

This module introduces the concept of "race," and begins to address the use of the concept in the United States. It also explores both fears and opportunities raised by the realities of racial and ethnic diversity....
Reading
6 个视频(共 27 分钟), 1 个阅读材料, 1 个测验
Video6 个视频
1.2 Exploring Attitudes to Race and Identity4分钟
1.3 What Is Race?2分钟
1.4 Race and American Identity3分钟
1.5 Fear of Multiethnic Democracy4分钟
1.6 Social and Economic Benefits of a Diverse Democracy3分钟
Reading1 个阅读材料
Supplementary Readings and Videos10分钟

2

章节
Clock
完成时间为 3 小时

Historical Legacies of Race in the United States

This module begins to address in greater detail a number of specific issues in the context of the United States: the legacy of slavery in the case of African Americans, the position of native Americans post colonization, and the particular circumstances of Asian American immigrants. These examples raise further complexity in the understanding of race and ethnicity....
Reading
9 个视频(共 50 分钟), 1 个阅读材料, 1 个测验
Video9 个视频
2.2 Race in the Foundation of American Society8分钟
2.3 Slavery as an Economic and Political System, and its Abolition8分钟
2.4 Racial Exclusion for Asians and Native Americans4分钟
2.5 Revisiting “Race” as a Socio-historical Construction6分钟
2.6 Race and Immigration4分钟
2.7 Practices of Racial Subordination8分钟
2.8 Laws and Customs Based on Race2分钟
2.9 Past Is Prologue2分钟
Reading1 个阅读材料
Further Reading10分钟

3

章节
Clock
完成时间为 3 小时

Legacies of Race and Racism Today

The course now turns in this third module to the complex lived realities of race and ethnic diversity in contemporary American society. Among the issued explored include geographical segregation and racial bias....
Reading
6 个视频(共 43 分钟), 1 个阅读材料, 1 个测验
Video6 个视频
3.2 How Race Is Lived in America (1)11分钟
3.3 How Race Is Lived in America (2)10分钟
3.4 Geographical Segregation Today5分钟
3.5 Implicit Racial Bias7分钟
3.6 Facing the Future2分钟
Reading1 个阅读材料
Supplementary Resources: How Race is Lived in America10分钟

4

章节
Clock
完成时间为 3 小时

Race and Ethnicity in American Social Institutions

The course concludes in this fourth module with an investigation of institutional racism, systemic social inequalities, and patterns of discrimination. ...
Reading
5 个视频(共 44 分钟), 1 个阅读材料, 1 个测验
Video5 个视频
4.2 Social Disparities of Race and Ethnicity9分钟
4.3 Identifying Discrimination in Everyday Social Practice10分钟
4.4 Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Wealth and Income7分钟
4.5 Inequalities in Education and Housing9分钟
Reading1 个阅读材料
Supplementary Resources: Institutional Racism10分钟
4.8

热门审阅

创建者 MGFeb 8th 2018

I think is a course that everyone living in actual society need to take to widening their world and reject prejudgment.

讲师

James D. Anderson

Edward William and Jane Marr Gutsgell Professor of Education
Education Policy, Organization and Leadership

关于 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is a world leader in research, teaching and public engagement, distinguished by the breadth of its programs, broad academic excellence, and internationally renowned faculty and alumni. Illinois serves the world by creating knowledge, preparing students for lives of impact, and finding solutions to critical societal needs. ...

常见问题

  • Once you enroll for a Certificate, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes, and programming assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments can only be submitted and reviewed once your session has begun. If you choose to explore the course without purchasing, you may not be able to access certain assignments.

  • When you purchase a Certificate you get access to all course materials, including graded assignments. Upon completing the course, your electronic Certificate will be added to your Accomplishments page - from there, you can print your Certificate or add it to your LinkedIn profile. If you only want to read and view the course content, you can audit the course for free.

还有其他问题吗?请访问 学生帮助中心