Learning Objectives

 

The Six Learning Objectives for
Complementary Studies Courses
Approved Disciplines and Course Numbers
1. Students will develop university knowledge and skills in critical reading, writing, and analysis.

Note: Students are encouraged to select courses from two separate subject areas.
Critical Reading and Writing Courses (CRW), St. John’s campus, or Designated Writing courses (W), Grenfell Campus, chosen from the following disciplines:
  • Archaeology
  • English
  • Folklore
  • Gender Studies
  • History
  • Humanities*
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Religious Studies
2. Students will develop foundational knowledge and appreciation for the various expressions and experiences of human and cultural diversity.Anthropology 2413, 3060, 3061, 3063, 3210*
English 2122, 2705*, 3810*
Gender Studies 1000, 2000*, 2006, 3005, 3025, 3100
Humanities 2002*, 3001*, 4001*
Psychology 1000, 1001, 2020, 2025*, 2030, 2125*, 2540, 2625*
Sociology 2100, 3314*, 3731*, 4071*, 4072*, 4201, 4213
3. Students will develop foundational knowledge and understanding of historical and contemporary experiences of Indigenous peoples of Canada.Anthropology 2414, 3070
Archaeology 1005 or History 1005
English 2160
History 2800, 3520, 3525
Humanities 3100*
Political Science 3830
Law and Society 3012, 3014
Religious Studies 3880*
4. Students will develop foundational knowledge and awareness of the historical and contemporary realties of social inequities, imperialism, and racism.Anthropology 3061, 3063, 4415, 4416
Archaeology 1005 or History 1005
Gender Studies 1000, 2000*, 2006, 3005, 3025, 3100
Geography 1050, 2001
History 2140, 2800, 3520, 3525, 3760*, 3770*, 3813, 3821, 4253, 4421
Sociology 2100, 3180, 3314*, 3420
5. Students will develop foundational knowledge in governance and policy-making.Humanities 1002*, 2002*
Political Science 1010, 2600, 2800, 3550*, 3610, 3620, 3650, 3731*, 3800, 3880, 3890
Police Studies 2000
6. Students will develop a critically reflective understanding of contemporary society (locally, nationally, and globally) and their place in it.English 3810*
Humanities 4001*
History 2665, 3120, 3760*, 3770*, 3813, 3821, 4253
Philosophy 1600*, 2220, 2400, 2541, 2551, 2552, 2553
Law and Society 1000, 2000, 3012, 3014, 3300
Social/Cultural Studies 2000*
Sociology 1000, 2100, 2110, 2120, 2210, 2230, 2240, 2250, 2270, 3140, 3210, 3290, 3318, 3400, 3420

 

*These courses offered only at Grenfell Campus

Note: The full list of courses will be available in the 2017-2018 University Calendar 

Contact

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