SOCIOL 4000S: Social Science Business Collaborative: A Service Learning Approach

 

Sociology
Class Number: 28003
Campus: Columbus
Instructor: Lindsey Chamberlain
Terms offered: Autumn Semester, Spring Semester
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Description:

Sociology 4000S is a course designed to help students develop research projects through collaboration with a local business to work on a service project; link university resources to bear on community issues, facilitate data collection, learn the process of project management, present research findings in both academic and applied settings, learn through bettering the community. GE Service Learning Honors Course Regular Delivery with Moderate Use of Technology

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SOCIOL 3191: Internship Program in Sociology and Criminology

 

 

Sociology
Class Number: 24567 (AU14), 23684 (SP15)
Campus: Newark
Instructor: Shannon Leigh Phlegar, Academic Advisor; Lindsey Joyce Chamberlain, Academic Counselor & Starff Assistant
Terms offered: Autumn Semester
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Description:

Students provide tutoring to high school students involved in the juvenile court system.

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SOCIOL 2211S: Corrections: An Inside-Out Course

Sociology

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Campus: Newark; Marion
Instructor: Angela Bryant; Brenda Chaney
Terms offered: Autumn Semester, Spring Semester
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Description:

Inside-Out courses  offer an innovative and transformative approach to learning. This experiential-based learning course is composed of various approaches and interdisciplinary modes of inquiry into US models of corrections, including classical debates and contemporary issues. The program brings college students and incarcerated individuals together in a classroom setting to develop a partnership between institutions of higher learning and prison systems nationally .Participants will counter predominant stereotypes and myths held about prisons and prisoners through personal engagement; see crime and justice issues from new perspectives; see themselves as actors in relation to these issues, and consequently as potential agents of social change; gain a positive experience from which to build new ideas about public service and meaningful citizenship; and take part in a grass-roots movement directed at transforming public thought and opinion on mass incarceration.

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PUBAFRS 5194: Civic Engagement: How Citizens Work to Foster Social Change

 

Public Affairs
Class Number: Unavailable
Campus: Columbus
Instructor: Julie A. Graber
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Sites: Columbus Metropolitan Club (CMC)

Description:

Learn about what it really takes to create social change! Interact with community leaders and business professionals who work to encourage change in communities, learn how the Columbus Metropolitan Club fosters discussion and debate around key community issues, explore concepts related to the development of social capital, examine ways that organizations engage in community action through corporate social responsibility and the mission-driven work of not-for-profit organizations, and discover how community leaders chart a course for collective  action and organizational involvement. Available for graduate and undergraduate students.

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PSYCH 4554S: Language Development

Psychology

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Campus: Columbus; Newark
Instructor: Alisa Marie Paulson; Julie Hupp
Terms offered: Autumn Semester, Spring Semester
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Description:

A survey of children’s language acquisition, including phonemes, words, morphology, and syntax. Roles for universal grammar, linguistic input, social interaction, and statistical learning are considered. Students will participate in a local elementary school literacy program.

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PHYS THER 8065S: Service-Learning in Physical Therapy

 

Physical Therapy
Class Number: 30077
Campus: Columbus
Instructor: Anne Kloos, Assistant Professor, Clinical Allied Medicine
Terms offered: Spring Semester, Autumn Semester
Sites: Physicians Free Clinic

Description:

PT and OT students provide direct consultation services, depression screening, and health education materials to medically underserved persons.

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OPTOM 5600 : Eyes on Community Health

Optometry

Class Number: Unavailable
Campus: Columbus
Instructor: Jacqueline Davis
Terms offered: Summer Term
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Description:

This is a new service-learning course that incorporates the study of social determinants of health with community outreach activities. Students will provide glaucoma screenings and health coaching for community members dealing with chronic health issues. This two-credit hour Summer course is open to undergraduates, graduate students, and optometry students. For more information, please contact Jacqueline Davis at jdavis@optometry.osu.edu.

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OCCTHER 6510S: Service-Learning in Occupational Therapy

Occupational Therapy

Class Number: 4629 (SP16), 11182 (SU16), 4904 (AU16), 5102 (AU16)
Campus: Columbus
Instructor: Melinda Rybski, Clinical Instructor, Occupational Therapy
Terms offered: Spring Semester, Summer Semester, Autumn Semester
Sites: Physicians Free Clinic

Description:

Students provide OT and PT services and health screens to persons receiving care from a free clinic.

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