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Course No: PSYC.3630-031; SIS Class Nbr: 8628
This course provides students with a wide range of interests and backgrounds with the opportunity to examine their own mental model(attitudes/values/ assumptions) of disability. It includes an overview of the nature of mental retardation and other disabilities and it provides opportunities to explore and understand the historical social response to disability. Students will look at a range of strategies for providing support and intervention and they will learn about how to effect change through a variety of strategies, including advocacy.
Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor
- Prerequisites: PHYC.1010, no FAHS.3630
- Special Notes: SSDE
- Section Notes: P: PSYC.1010
- Credits: 3;
- Instructor: Lee Vorderer
UMass Lowell Bookstore
When Offered & Tuition
- Online Course
- Spring 2017: Jan 17 to Apr 29
- Course Level: Undergraduate
- Tuition: $1125
- Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.
Related Programs: B.A. in Psychology, B.S. in Information Technology, A.S. in Information Technology
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