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Course Details


This class will examine issues facing those living in poverty. We will look at poverty from both a micro and macro perspective, both locally and globally. We will investigate how institutions such as education, health, and the law operate with respect to those living in poverty. Furthermore, we will scrutinize the impact of poverty on mental health, physical health, and housing. (Prerequisite: three courses in psychology required).

Credits:  3


There are no prerequisites listed for this course.

Course Notes:

9 SH in PSYC