Required Course:1 course, 3 credits
Courses in this category strengthen students' knowledge about the history, society, political systems, and culture of the United States. They examine diversity issues, including varied experiences with respect to U.S. socio-cultural institutions and value systems.
Students enrolled in these courses should be able to:
- Interpret historical, analytical and cultural materials, and articulate their own point of view about those materials;
- Develop observations and conclusions about selected themes in U.S society and culture; and
- Analyze the way that difference and heterogeneity have shaped the culture and society of the United States.