TLL 3007 - CULTURE AND COGNITION

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TLL 3007 - CULTURE AND COGNITION

Credits: 3.0

This course will introduce students to the field of cultural psychology and its perspective on the language and thinking of children, adolescents, and adults. Research conducted from a cultural psychology perspective will be reviewed and applied to the assessment of the thinking, speaking, and acting of people from diverse ethnic, racial, economic, and national backgrounds. Instructional practices that have been employed with multicultural populations will be reviewed and evaluated. Students will be expected to actively participate in discussions and complete several short papers and one in-class presentation.