Trauma, Culture, and Immigration   [Archived Catalog]
2019-2020 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook

ECE 654 - Trauma, Culture, and Immigration

3 Credit(s)
This course will explore trauma experienced by immigrant children and families. Topics will include: the acculturation process, cultural identity and the strengths and challenges faced by immigrant families. Students will learn about both federal and state laws regarding immigration and learn about the problems immigrant families face. Students will also closely examine and understand the role of bias and racial discrimination in immigration experiences and its effect on families and young children.