Interdisciplinary Studies (BA) - Liberal Studies: Modern Period

Shown here are the general learning goals of the program broken down into specific student learning outcomes (SLOs). These SLOs represent what a student should be able to do as a result of successfully completing this program. Student performance on these outcomes are routinely assessed by program faculty as a way of informing programmatic improvement efforts.

Goal Outcome

Students should know how to communicate interdisciplinary knowledge to others.

  • Students demonstrate ability to organize remarks effectively.
  • Students demonstrate ability to transfer information.
  • Writing shows ability to connect separate knowledges into generation of interrelated knowledges.
  • Writing shows an understanding and recognition of interrelationships among existing knowledges/disciplines.

Students should know how to create new interdisciplinary knowledge.

  • Students demonstrate ability to connect separate knowledges into generation of new knowledges.

Students should know how to integrate knowledge from different perspectives.

  • Individually-Designed majors will complete statements of intent and programs of study in a timely manner.
  • Students demonstrate ability to understand and recognize interrelationshps among existing knowledges.

Students should know how to write interdisciplinary analyses and arguments.

  • Writing shows technical skill.