Learning Outcomes for General Education Requirements That This Course Fulfills

This course is certified to fulfill two GE requirements:

  1. Global and Cultural Awareness
  2. Social Science

Learning Outcomes for General Education Requirements That This Course Fulfills

Learning Outcomes for the Global and Cultural Awareness GE requirement:

  1. Students will acquire informed awareness of a) a culture other than the student’s primary (or most familiar) culture, or b) the interplay of multiple cultures, languages, and/or nations.
  2. Students will engage in thoughtful reflection of that informed awareness in a structured, guided manner under the direction of a faculty member, as evidenced by student written or spoken analyses (often involving comparison) in consideration of a culture, multicultural interplay, or global issue.
  3. Students will develop greater empathy and charity as they gain a broader perspective and learn to see themselves from another’s point of view.

Learning Outcomes for the Social Science Requirement:

Having completed this requirement, students will be able to:

"Man is an animal suspended in webs of significance he himself has spun."

Clifford Geertz

The Interpretation of Cultures