Academics

Program Learning Outcomes

Helping in Africa

Sociology and Anthropology

Bachelor of Arts 

  1. Spirit of Inquiry: SOAN students will assess the merits of some of the key theories and methods in Sociology and Anthropology, and apply them productively in intellectual and practical puzzle solving. 
  2. Individual, Culture, and Society: SOAN students will critically analyze the complex interplay between individual, culture and social structure to reach a nuanced understanding of sociocultural processes and inequalities. 
  3. Border Crossing: SOAN students will describe and reflect on the experience of being an 'other' in a social setting. They will demonstrate an understanding that worldviews and the actions that worldviews produce are multiple and constructed.

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Learning outcomes for all graduates of the College of Arts & Sciences


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The giant R

The giant "R" seen on the mountain north of the University that is about one-third the size of the Quad.

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