University of Vermont

2013-2014 Catalogue

Courses in ALANA U.S.Ethnic Studies

ALAN 051 - D1:Intr ALANA US Ethnic Stdies
Survey of the experience of ALANA peoples in the U.S. as well as a theoretical analysis of issues of race, culture, gender, and diverse traditions in the American multicultural setting.
Credits: 3.
ALAN 055 - Racism and American Culture
Survey and analysis of racism in the development of American institutions and its effects upon ALANA groups and societies.
Credits: 3.
ALAN 061 - D1:Asian-American Experiences
An overview of the socio-historical conditions of people of Asian descent in the United States, along with an examination of contemporary issues.
Credits: 3.
ALAN 095 - Introductory Special Topics
See Schedule of Courses for specific titles.
Credits: 1-18.
ALAN 096 - Introductory Special Topics
See Schedule of Courses for specific titles.
Credits: 1-18.
ALAN 158 - Amer Multicultrl Heritage
History and culture of ALANA groups, their role in and contributions to the American cultural heritage. Prerequisites: ALAN 051 or ALAN 055 or having previously satisfied the College of Arts and Sciences Race and Ethnicity requirement.
Credits: 3.
ALAN 159 - Am Cultrl Images ALANA People
Comparative study of ALANA groups and the stereotypical and archetypal impressions projected on peoples of color in American society. Prerequisites: ALAN 051 or ALAN 055 or having previously satisfied the College of Arts and Sciences Race and Ethnicity requirement.
Credits: 3.
ALAN 191 - Field Experience:Internship
Prerequisite: Junior standing; six hours of 100-level courses in appropriate field and program permission. A contract must be obtained from and returned to the ALANA Studies program during preregistration.
Credits: 3.
ALAN 192 - Field Experience Seminar
Prerequisite: Junior standing; six hours of 100-level courses in appropriate field and program permission. A contract must be obtained from and returned to the ALANA Studies program during preregistration.
Credits: 3.
ALAN 195 - Intermediate Special Topics
Intermediate courses or seminars beyond the scope of existing ALANA offerings. See Schedule of Courses for specific titles. Prerequisite: Sophomore standing.
Credits: 1-18.
ALAN 196 - Intermediate Special Topics
Intermediate courses or seminars beyond the scope of existing ALANA offerings. See Schedule of Courses for specific titles. Prerequisite: Sophomore standing.
Credits: 1-18.
ALAN 197 - Readings and Research
Credits: 1-12.
ALAN 198 - Readings and Research
Credits: 1-12.
ALAN 269 - D1:Cross-Cultrl Psyc:Clin Prsp
Introduction to issues posed for psychologists in their work with ALANA (African, Latino/a, Native, and Asian American) and international populations. Critical appraisal of readings, research and case studies. Prerequisite: PSYC 001, PSYC 109. Cross-listed with: PSYC 269.
Credits: 3.
ALAN 277 - Sem in ALANA US Ethnic Stdy
Interdisciplinary examination of theories on the position of ALANA peoples in U.S. culture and society. Emphasis on relationship between race, class, gender, and ethnicity. Prerequisites: Six hours in ALANA U.S. Ethnic studies; admission to ALANA U.S. Ethnic Studies minor program.
Credits: 3.
ALAN 295 - Advanced Special Topics
Advanced courses or seminars on topics beyond the scope of existing departments. See Schedule of Courses for specific titles. Prerequisite: Junior standing.
Credits: 1-18.
ALAN 296 - Advanced Special Topics
Advanced courses or seminars on topics beyond the scope of existing departments. See Schedule of Courses for specific titles. Prerequisite: Junior standing.
Credits: 1-18.
ALAN 297 - Independent Study
Special topics in consultation with ALANA U.S. Ethnic Studies faculty. Prerequisite: Permission of Program Director; Junior standing.
Credits: 3.
ALAN 298 - Independent Study
Special topics in consultation with ALANA U.S. Ethnic Studies faculty. Prerequisite: Permission of Program Director; Junior standing.
Credits: 3.

[Location]