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Essential Education Curriculum - Equality Theme

Curriculum for this theme will critically examine humanity’s fundamental equality, and the historical and contemporary forces that impede equality and privilege certain groups, (e.g. racism, sexism, nationalism, ableism, social class, and others).

 

Learning Outcome One: Communication (9 s.h.)

 

Learning Outcome Two: Critical Thinking (3 s.h.)

  • INTD1100 Critical Thinking in the Liberal Arts and Sciences (3 s.h.)

 

Learning Outcome Three: Ethical Thinking and Action (3 s.h.)
One of the following:

  • EDUC3100 Human Relations for Educators
  • PHIL2440 Social Dimensions of Equality
  • RELG2220 Religion and Social Justice
  • RELG2900A Topics in Religion - Life and Writing of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

 

Learning Outcome Four: Global Learning (3 s.h.)

  • POLS2360 The Politics of Immigration
  • SPAN2900A Topics in Spanish: Unheard Voices: Experiences of Vulnerability in Contemporary Latin American Cultural Production
  • SPAN2900B Topics in Spanish: Literature, Visual Culture, and Digital Media in the Contemporary Hispanic Caribbean and its Diasporas
  • SPAN3110 Hispanic Culture Through Film
  • SPAN3120 Hispanic Culture Through Print

 

Learning Outcome Five: Knowledge of Human Cultures: Arts (3 s.h.)
One of the following:

 

Learning Outcome Five: Knowledge of Human Cultures: Humanities (3 s.h.)
One of the following:

  • ENGL2330 Our Bondage and Our Freedom: Literatures of the Americas, 1491-1865
  • ENGL2350 American Ethnic Literature
  • ENGL2360 African American Literature
  • ENGL2600 Gender and Sexuality
  • ENGL2610 Whiteness and the Working Class
  • ENGL3480 Cultural Studies
  • ENGL3560 Race, Space and Place in American Cinema

 

Learning Outcome Five: Knowledge of Human Cultures: Social Science (3 s.h.)

 

Learning Outcome Five: Knowledge of Human Cultures: Histories (3 s.h.)
One of the following:

  • HIST1200 History of the African Diaspora
  • HIST/POLS3240 Rights and Responsibilities in the United States

 

Learning Outcome Six: Knowledge of Natural and Physical World: Science (3 s.h.)

 

Learning Outcome Six: Knowledge of Natural and Physical World: Math (6 s.h.)
Two of the following: