Academic Catalog

Interdisciplinary Studies Program Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies, a degree recipient will be able to:

  1. Read, analyze and interpret effectively varied sources of information, such as scientific data and research conclusions; literary, philosophical, historical, visual, and theoretical texts; and social, cultural, and political findings;
  2. Write with clarity, organization, and precision in a variety of modes (argument, analysis, synthesis);
  3. Speak publicly in formal and informal settings, presenting information that is well-organized, accurate, and instructive;
  4. Exhibit computer and information literacy, including the skills to research with discrimination diverse topics using both the traditional library and other resources;
  5. Integrate information from a range of disciplines into complex problem-solving techniques that are transferable from one context to another;
  6. Demonstrate an understanding and appreciation of both the diversity and the multicultural heritage of our society and community.