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Course Description

This workshop delves into factors associated with implicit social cognition that is manifested as implicit bias. Implicit bias, also known as “hidden bias”, refers to the attitudes or stereotypes that affect our understanding, actions, and decisions in an unconscious manner. 

Notice: Per City guidelines, masking will be strongly recommended but not mandatory. Wearing a high-quality mask such as KN95 or N95 mask, or double masking, is strongly encouraged. It is important to wear a mask that is well-fitted. For information on proper masking, including how to double mask, please read this guidance from the CDC: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/your-health/effective-masks.html

Course Outline

I.    Course Overview
II.    What are hidden bias, stereotypes, prejudice and discrimination
III.    Workplace discrimination
IV.    Other forms of hidden bias
V.    Why does hidden bias matter?
VI.    How do we learn from hidden bias
VII.    Activity: Gender bias and Testing for hidden bias
VIII.    How can we overcome hidden bias?

Learner Outcomes

Upon completion of this course the student will have an understanding of how to:
o    Define hidden bias and some of the forms that it takes
o    Identify different forms of hidden bias
o    Distinguish between hidden and explicit bias
o    Recognize the societal effects of hidden and explicit bias
o    Recognize their own hidden biases
o    Develop an Action Plan to counter hidden biases.

Notes

Materials Required:

Handouts are provided by the instructor.   

Prerequisites

None.
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Section Title
What is Hidden Bias & How Do I Overcome It?
Type
Lecture
Days
Th
Time
9:00AM to 4:00PM
Dates
Nov 03, 2022
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
6.0
Location
  • Main
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Tuition non-credit $249.00
Section Title
What is Hidden Bias & How Do I Overcome It?
Type
Lecture
Days
Th
Time
9:00AM to 4:00PM
Dates
Jan 26, 2023
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
6.0
Location
  • Main
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
Tuition non-credit $249.00
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