AAST103 African American Politics and Culture (Same as POLS 112)
General Education Category and Learning Outcomes
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Understanding the Individual and Society
-Recognize, describe, and explain social institutions, structures, and processes and the complexities of a global culture and diverse society.
-Think critically about how individuals influence and are influenced by political, geographic, economic, cultural, and family institutions in their own and other cultures and explain how one's knowledge and beliefs may differ from others.
Understanding U.S. Society
-Analyze the communicative, political, social, economic, or cultural systems in the U.S.
-Explore the diverse communities—racial, ethnic, class, gender, religious, and sexual—that define cultural and political life in the United States.
-Critically examine the tensions among various groups within U.S. society.
-Explore contemporary governmental policies.
-Study events, ideas, or movements that have influenced U.S. society.
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