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Sample Proposal: Cultural Diversity

McCombs School of Business

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MAN 337: Women in Management

Department of Management

Please describe specifically which underrepresented group or groups in the United States will be studied.

The content of the course will focus on issues relevant to women and management including social values, stereotypes, discrimination, and diversity initiatives.

What are typical readings in the course or class related to Cultural Diversity in the United States?

We will read from books (Why So Slow by Valian) as well as journal articles to gain a comprehensive knowledge of issues relevant to gender in management.

Describe typical assignments related to Cultural Diversity in the United States.

At the end of each section (3 total) students will complete a reflection paper based on the content covered. Also, students will do an independent research report on a topic of their choosing that is relevant to gender and management.

Please explain how at least one-third of the course grade is based on content related to Cultural Diversity in the United States.

Grades on the reflection papers will test their acquisition of content from the respective section topic and the final paper will test their independent inquiry of a gender-related topic area.

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