In this course, you’ll look at the brain functions that cause bias, and the real and harmful consequences of even unintentional bias—including messages from best-selling author and psychologist Dr. Jennifer Eberhardt. You’ll also learn about common bias types. Finally, you’ll get strategies to break out of these mental habits and enjoy a more productive, engaging workplace and community. By bringing awareness to our unintentional assumptions, we can address and overcome the effects of implicit bias.
NOTE: This course does not provide continuing course credit.
Learn about the brain functions that cause bias and the consequences of bias.
Have a basic understanding of the common bias types.
Learn about the strategies that help break out of the mental habits of bias.