University of Colorado Boulder

Our World and How to Accept It

This course is part of Global Perspectives of DEI in the Workplace Specialization

Taught in English

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Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

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20 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
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Progress towards a degree

What you'll learn

  • Investigate practical methods for integrating DEI in the workplace.

  • Assess how transformational leadership is enacted for DEI in a multifaceted and challenging global atmosphere.

  • Recognizing and address bias in recruiting and retaining diverse talent

  • Determine how to be an ally or an accomplice in the workplace while growing and enhancing employee/business resource groups and affinity groups

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Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Beginner level

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20 hours (approximately)
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace
Progress towards a degree

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There are 5 modules in this course

Until recently, diversity, equity, and inclusion were not considered to be an integral part of a company’s strategy. In this lesson, we will focus on how to combine research and strategy to develop a DEI plan.

What's included

2 videos4 readings2 peer reviews1 discussion prompt2 plugins

This module is designed to help understand why diversity, equity, and inclusion are essential to organizations in recruiting, from the importance of an inclusive job description to onboarding.

What's included

1 video4 readings1 peer review4 plugins

In this module, you will consider how HR partners within an organization support initiatives for retaining talent.

What's included

3 readings1 peer review3 plugins

In this module, you will explore the true purpose of DEI training and workshops and how to get the most out of employees' time.

What's included

5 readings1 peer review3 plugins

In this module, you will learn the importance and the responsibility for supporting and championing inclusive and equitable workplace practices.

What's included

5 readings1 peer review4 plugins

Instructor

Jessica Rush Leeker, Ph.D.
University of Colorado Boulder
3 Courses796 learners

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