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Humanities Foundation

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Learning Goals

At the completion of a Foundations course in the Humanities students will be able to:

  1. Articulate questions of ongoing human significance that arise from the study of art, culture, literature, events, or ideas;
  2. Recognize the relationship between the individual and cultural, historical, or theoretical frameworks
  3. Construct and defend an interpretation using evidence and argument in written or oral communication.