Racism and Discrimination

Course Code

DMAS 242

Academic Year


In this course students will study racism and discrimination observed in the Canadian multicultural context. Students will be able to identify types of discrimination and racism based on cultural values and the connection between discrimination and society. Students will also analyze sociological factors such as the media that could cause biases and prejudice. The objective of this course is to enhance students' sensitivity and intolerance of mistreatment based on racial or ethnic background. Students will consider how to handle these issues as professionals and individuals in this pluralistic society.
Note: DMAS 242 Racism and Discrimination is not recognized as a General Education credit by Humber.