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General Education Courses 2020-21

Explore the Learning Outcomes and the General Education and Bachelor’s Degree Requirement
courses available in each over the coming academic year. 

 

 

Collaborate Effectively 

 

  • Communicate effectively with people from different backgrounds.
  • Share and build on ideas from multiple perspectives.
  • Build and support a successful team climate.
  • Address & resolve team conflict.

When Community and Knowledge & Skills come together, it’s all about learning to collaborate effectively. Courses in this category target the collaborative skills necessary to work and to live effectively in a community of people who have different backgrounds, experiences, perspectives, and beliefs. 


Courses

Foundational Courses

  Introductory Android App Making

  H EDU 542                                                                    

                                                                                                         

 

Enhanced Courses

  

Introduction to Statistical Thinking in Anthropology   

ANTH 5230

                                                                                                                                                

  

Perspectives Courses

LEAP Seminar in Social Sciences

LEAP 1101                                                                                                          

 

 

          

Diversity Scholars

ETHNC 2510                                                                                                        

     

Ethnic Minority Families

FCS 3290

  


Cross-Cultural Communication

LING 3600

Diverse Populations With Communication Needs

CSD 4600

 

Diversity and Health

H EDU 5300

Dance in Culture

DANC 1010

 

Dance: A Creative Process 

DANC 1075

African American Experiences

ETHNC 2550

 

Gender and Contemporary Issues

GNDR 3690

Special Education Globalization and International Perspectives

SP ED  3020

 

World Englishes

LING 3220

Parenting Across Cultures

FCS 3370

 

Politics of Borders & Migration

ETHNC 379

International Marketing

MKTG 4840

 

Social Media in International Tourism

PRT 5610

Climate Change and Lost Cities

Anth 2400

     

 


 Reason & Act Ethically    

  • Analyze and personalize an ethical code of conduct.
  • Apply personal and professional ethical codes effectively in different situations.
  • Explain how that code applies to community-based ethical issues.
  • Explain how that ethical code applies across global issues.

When Community and Transformation come together, you learn how to reason and act ethically. Courses within this intersection provide opportunities to grapple with the ethical dimensions of problem solving and action.

 


COURSES

Foundational Courses

QB

Introductory Android App Making

H EDU 5420                                                                        

                                                                                                              

 

Enhanced Courses

CW

Professional Writing

WRTG 3015                                                                      

   

       

CW

Political Forum Series

POLS 3910                                                                            

CW

Land, Law & Culture

CMP 4260

     

 

Perspectives Courses

 

 


 Persist in Addressing 
 Complex Problems  

  • Identify a strategy for perseverance and problem solving.
  • Apply that strategy as you work through set-backs, errors and failures.
  • Develop creative processes that lead to effective problem solving.
  • Evaluate a system of people and resources as an asset in creative problem solving.

When Knowledge & Skills and Impact come together, you learn about persisting in addressing complex problems. Courses within this intersection focus on developing the capacity to persist and remain engaged in complex problems, especially when an immediate solution seems elusive.


COURSES

Foundational Courses

QB

Business Statistics

OIS 2340                                                                                                                          

         QB

Introductory Surveying.                                                           

MG EN 2400                                                                                                                           

QB

Statistical Methods in Psychology

PSY 3000

  QB

Probability and Statistical Inference for Economists

ECON 3640 

QB

Population and Society

SOC 3650

  QB

Introductory Android App Making

H EDU 5420 

QB

Statistics in Family and Consumer Studies

FCS 3210

  QB

Program and Service Evaluation in Parks, Recreation and Tourism

PRT 3780       

 

Enhanced Courses

CW      

Applications of Evidence in Nursing Practice

NURS 4605                                                                                                                       

            CW

Nursing Initiatives

NURS 4150                                                                                                                           

                 

Game Theory

QAMO 3020

 

Quantum Chemistry and Spectroscopy

CHEM 3060

Thermodynamics and Chemical Kinetics

CHEM 3070

 

Models of Computation

CS 3100

Deductive Logic

PHIL 3200

 

Foundations of Analysis II

MATH 3220

Mechatronics

ME EN 3230

   

Fundamentals of Electromagnetics and Transmission Lines

ECE 3300

Family Economic Issues Across the Life Course

FCS 3450

 

Financial Skills for Life

FCS 3500

Fundamentals of Signals and Systems

ECE 3500

 

Introduction to Quantum Theory and Relativity

PHYS 3740

Computer Organization

CS 3810

 

 

Foundations of Algebra

MATH 4030

Introduction to Probability

MATH 5010

 

Environmental Programming & Statistics

ATMOS 5340

 

Perspectives Courses

 

 

 Respond Creatively

  • Consider context in responding to challenges.
  • Explore and generate multi-dimensional approaches to respond to opportunities.
  • Explore connections with other contexts or challenges.
  • Transform solutions to entirely new forms.

When Impact and Transformation come together, it’s all about learning to respond creatively to the challenges and opportunities life brings. Courses within this intersection focus on opportunities to explore, to create, to engage, and to transform. 

 

 


COURSES

Foundational Courses

Introductory Android App Making

H EDU 5420                                                                                               

     

 

                                                                                             

 

Enhanced Courses

CW

Professional Writing

WRTG 3015                                                                                       

     CW 

Political Forum Series

POLS 3910                                                                                            

CW 

Land, Law & Culture

CMP 4260

  CW

Land, Law & Culture

CMP 4260

 

Perspective Courses

Last Updated: 2/10/21