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Human Behavior, Justice and Diversity Department

2012-2014 Catalog

Human Behavior, Justice and Diversity Department

Human Behavior, Justice and Diversity Department

University of Wisconsin-Superior

Swenson Hall 3061
Belknap and Catlin
P.O. Box 2000
Superior, WI 54880

ph. 715-394-8385

Mission Top of Page

HBJD is a multi-disciplinary department housing Social Work, Psychology, Legal Studies and First Nations Studies. Originally there was a fourth program as well, School Psychology, which first moved to another academic department and then was discontinued altogether in 2001. The remaining three programs have continued to the present day under this departmental structure together.

Faculty and Staff Top of Page

For the current Faculty listing, please visit the Department website.

Course Descriptions Top of Page

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FNS - First Nation StudiesTop of Page
Catalog Nbr.Course Title/Course TopicsCredits
FNS 681Counseling the First Nations3.00
Explores counseling theory and application techniques from a First Nations perspective. First Nations world view and linear vs. holistic thinking are principle topics. Group and individual counseling is addressed and practiced. Designed for people in helping professions that deal with First Nations clients. Cross-listed as COUN 481/681.
General Education Attributes:
DIV Diversity
Typically Offered:
Spring Term every other Year
FNS 686Special Topics1.00 - 4.00
In-depth study of specialized current topics in First Nations Studies selected by the instructor. May be repeated for credit when instructor and/or topics are different. Instructor's approval required.
Typically Offered:
Fall and Spring Terms
PSYC - PsychologyTop of Page
Catalog Nbr.Course Title/Course TopicsCredits
PSYC 789Psychology Elective1.00 - 99.00
Transfer credits ONLY from another accredited institution not equivalent to a UW-S course.
Typically Offered:

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