Civic Leadership for Community Empowerment
Introduction to intercultural studies through principles of civic leadership. Explores community empowerment as idea and practice in areas of public service, non-profit work, and electoral politics. Examines political economy of community development through historical study of disenfranchised ethnic, racial, and immigrant groups in the U.S. such as Asian Americans and Latinos, the two largest ethnic and racial minority populations in Silicon Valley. Analyzes contemporary social issues through local examples in Silicon Valley. Engages students in community-focused problem solving, personal reflection, and interpersonal and organizational leadership development.
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Class Materials: View textbook and/or other materials for this course available at the Bookstore.
Class Dates: This class runs from 2019-01-07 to 2019-03-29.
- 4 Units
- Four hours lecture (48 hours total per quarter).
- Gen Ed
- General Education Class
- Program Status
- Program Applicable
- Credit - Degree Applicable
- Grading Method
- Letter Grading
- See general education pages for the requirement this course meets.
- EWRT 1A or EWRT 1AH or ESL 5.