SEYS 720 - The Education of Immigrants' Children in the United States.

Overview

Course Title

The Education of Immigrants' Children in the United States.

Description

This course will deal with international migration to the United States from a historical perspective, including the development of United States immigration policies and their impact on the sociocultural adaptation of immigrants to the host society, especially in relation to the education of young people. The course will address issues of discrimination, differential socialization, and multicultural problems. Students are expected to acquire first-hand experience by interacting with a recent immigrant family and following the educational experience of recent immigrant students presently attending a school in the United States.

Typically Offered

Fall, Spring

Academic Career

Graduate

Credits

Minimum Units

3

Maximum Units

3

Academic Progress Units

3

Repeat For Credit

No

Components

Name

Lecture

Hours

3

Course Schedule