Social Work A490 - Syllabus for CRN 39779 Selected Topics in Social Work
This courses give participants an opportunity to develop and utilize skills analyzing disability representation in film and other media and increasing understanding of disability culture. The course will be will be offered in conjunction with public events during the Reel Eyes showcase of films by and about people with disabilities.
- Disability, Identity, and Society
- Differences between Medical Model and Social Model of disability
- Examples of disability in film and popular culture
Class meeting times are 5:30-8:45pm Thursdays March 17-April 7
Students can participate in class activities in-person on the Anchorage campus or via elive. Class time will be used for discussion and movie viewing. Blackboard will be used for online participation and submission of work. Students will complete additional assignments outside of class time.