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Courses - Spring 2022
AAST
Asian American Studies Department Site
AAST498J
Advanced Topics in Asian American Studies; Asian American Psychology
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Restricted to PSYC majors and students in the Asian American Studies Program only. Cross-listed with PSYC489Z. Credit only granted for PSYC489Z or AAST498J.

This course will increase knowledge regarding how socio-cultural influences impact the development and psychological health of Asian Americans. Students will develop a deeper understanding of the role of stereotypes and racism, acculturation, racial identity development, cultural values, gender socialization, behavioral norms, family roles, stressors, and social support systems have on the mental health, well-being, and health of Asian Americans.