Unconscious Bias: Stereotypes Can Limit Your View

Unconscious Bias: Stereotypes Can Limit Your View

Learn how stereotypes can create biases and how to acknowledge your perceptions of stereotypes.

Updated Jul 20, 2024

What you'll learn

  • Be aware of stereotypes held against you to gain perspective on the stereotypes you hold
  • Question yourself and explore where your stereotypes might have come from
  • Learn new ways to relate to all people without acting on stereotypes or bias
Course Description

Today's society is rampant with stereotypes. Stereotypes are based on the idea that individuals within a group must hold similar characteristics. Virtually everyone has them, but most people are ashamed to admit it, which makes them difficult to explore and resolve. Stereotypes can create biases depending on how your stereotypes fit in with the people and information around you.