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APSY 7305 Transgender Issues in Higher Education (Summer: 1 )

Course Description

This course will provide an in-depth look at the experiences of transgender students on college campuses, as well as the institutionalize challenges that shape those experiences. Participants will be introduced to the topic through research, popular media, and case studies of individual transgender college students. Participants will then be guided through the macro, systems issues facing transgender students using an Activist-Change Framework to develop institution-specific action plans. This course will be a combination of lecture, group work, and exploratory learning to provide all learners with a deeper understanding of the experiences of transgender students. This course is ideal for mental health clinicians, educators and students and practitioners interested in creating systems change for marginalized populations.


Prerequisites: None

Cross listed with: ELHE7305


Last Updated: 24-Jun-17