Disability Studies (DSST)

Division: Counseling

DSST 200 C  Introduction to Disability Studies 3 Units

Advisory: ENGL 100 C or ENGL 101 C.

Term hours: 54 lecture. This course provides students with an overview of the Disability Studies field. Students gain introductory knowledge about disability as a social, cultural, historical and political phenomenon. Students learn varying disability definitions, cultural meanings and representations, social justice and human rights issues, and current bioethical debates related to disability. (CSU/UC, AA GE)