PSY 475 :: GAHP/HPPWI: Asian American Psychology
Summer 2014 @UH Hilo

CRN: 12066
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Kim, B
bryankim@hawaii.edu
Instructional Mode: Online
Dates: 05/27/2014 - 06/20/2014
Course Prerequisites: PSY 100 and either PSY 360 or consent of instructor.
Course Description: The course examines the personality and mental health issues of Asian Americans. Special emphasis is given to how minority group status, adaptation processes and bicultural development influence various aspects of psychological functioning. Specific topics include stereotypes and racism acculturation and enculturation, cultural values and behavioral norms, family roles, ethnic identity, communication styles, gender and interracial relationships, academic and career achievement, stressors and social support systems, psychopathology and culturally competent mental health treatment.
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