Course Description

In this course, you will explore how perpetuating the "model minority” myth further fosters systemic racism and promotes inter-racism and ultimately perpetuates white dominance. Learn how this often-overlooked perspective can impact our abilities to deepen our understanding in becoming anti-racists leader.

Learner Outcomes

By the end of the course participants will have explored the:

  • Definition of the Asian Model Minority Myth.
  • Historical context of the term Asian Model Minority Myth.
  • 5 key Critical Race Theory (CRT) tenets and explore how they impact Asian Americans.
  • 5 CRT tenets and learn to recognize historical and present-day examples.
  • Actionable steps toward having conversations around race with the RIR protocol: RecognizeIt, Interrupt It, and Repair It.

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Section Title
Unpacking the Asian Model Minority Myth Through Critical Race Theory
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Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Tuition credit (1 units) $200.00
Available for Credit
1 Quarter Credits
Section Notes

This course is offered in collaboration with Epoch Education.

Course is self-paced. Completion time: 4 weeks.

Refund Policy: Withdrawals submitted online through SPU within 7 days of enrollment will receive a 95% refund. Withdrawals received after that point will not receive a refund and no withdrawals will be accepted after the completion deadline for the course. Instructions on how to withdraw are located on our website under Students/Withdrawal and Refund Policies.

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