Academic Catalog

Humanities Program Learning Outcomes

  1. Ability to do sustained research focusing on an interdisciplinary topic;
  2. Ability to present research orally and in writing using formal documentation;
  3. Advanced analytic ability in dealing with humanities texts in more than one discipline;
  4. Ability to read primary and secondary sources critically and to articulate those readings clearly;
  5. Ability to retrieve and use information from a variety of media, including web-based resources, demonstrating appropriate bibliographic skills;
  6. Usable familiarity with major contemporary theories in the humanities;
  7. Usable familiarity with a cross-cultural range of significant historical and contemporary works drawn from art, literature, music, philosophy, and history;
  8. Usable familiarity with contemporary social issues affecting the humanities.