AAST263 African American Intellectual History (Same as HIST 263)


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.

-Examine how literature, history, ethical systems, scientific inquiry, or communicative practice shape our knowledge and perception of individuals and social structures.


Understanding the Past

-Critically analyze the cultural, economic, geographical, and political processes that influenced historical events.

-Examine the relationship between individuals and past events, their interactions, and the repercussions of these interactions.

-Understand and explain the significance and influence of the past and its connection to current political, scientific, and cultural forces.


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