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PSYC 4510: Community Psychology: Welcome

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The purpose of this assignment is to familiarize students with a social issue and apply their research to addressing the issue. It is a two-part project.

  • First, students will select a social issue and conduct research to learn about the social issue and do a critical analysis of the populations that are affected by the issue and conditions that contribute to the issue.
  • Second, students will be able to choose whether (a) to develop a communication strategy to inform an audience about the social issue, OR (b) to identify an organization that addresses the social issue and complete an analysis of the organization’s work from a community psychology perspective

In this course, all sources used during the preparation of all assignments must be cited following the American Psychological Association’s Publication Manual 6th Edition.

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