Johns Hopkins University

Black Lives Matter

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There are 4 modules in this course

In this module, learners will study the fundamentals of a "Racist Culture." Learners will analyze the history of racism in America, the making of the conservative movement and the diversity of African American communities. Learners must receive a passing grade (80%) on all quizzes. Discussion boards are optional.

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6 videos9 readings3 quizzes3 discussion prompts

In this module, learners will study the relationship between race and policing in the United States, by analyzing the history of policing, racial relations during the Obama Presidency and the tensions revealed by the killing of Trayvon Martin. Learners must receive a passing grade (80%) on all quizzes. Discussion boards are optional.

What's included

4 videos15 readings3 quizzes3 discussion prompts

In this module, learners will study the politics, the people and the organization of the Black Lives Matter movement. Learners must receive a passing grade (80%) on all quizzes. Discussion boards are optional.

What's included

6 videos10 readings3 quizzes3 discussion prompts

In this module, learners will study the future of the Black Lives Matter movement, by analyzing the George Floyd moment, the globalization of the movement, and future political options. Learners must receive a passing grade (80%) on all quizzes. Discussion boards are optional.

What's included

4 videos9 readings4 quizzes4 discussion prompts

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4.5 (36 ratings)
Tristan Cabello, PhD
Johns Hopkins University
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