San José State University
College of Social Sciences
Anthropology, Psychology, Sociology 193, Section 1
Behavioral Science in Practice, Spring 2010
Dr. Jan English-Lueck
Clark Hall 459
Thursday 1:30-4:30; Wednesday 3:00-5:00 or by appt.
Senior standing, declared major in Behavioral Science or
Behavioral Science double major.
Anthropology 27674, Psychology 28875, Sociology 28876
Course Web Page
Copies of the course materials such as the syllabus, major assignment
handouts, etc. may be found on my faculty web page accessible through the faculty and
staff web link,
faculty pages for SJSU.
This course is a workshop for all behavioral science majors. Students assess methods and
knowledge of anthropology, psychology and sociology, and synthesize them by reflecting
upon case studies of individual, organizational, community, and global issues. Emphasis
is on cooperative learning, reflection and synthesis of skills and knowledge and career
The focus of the class will change to reflect critical issues within the three disciplines that
contribute to Behavioral Science—Anthropology, Psychology and Sociology.
focal topics will form the basis of discussion within the course.
This semester, we are
focusing on immigration, using an interdisciplinary investigation to understand the
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