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Approved Perspectives Courses

Perspectives courses teach Core Areas of Knowledge and Inquiry (RL, CV, AP, NS, NS-L, SS) and Global Contexts (US, ET, WC, PI), and are therefore taken by students early on in their undergraduate experience, before they complete 60 credits.The courses below have been approved as Perspectives courses as of 01/31/12.

Please note that this table can be filtered and sorted and that clicking a course takes you to the justification documents page for each course.

List of Perspectives courses being offered: Fall 2013 | Spring 2013 | Summer I 2013 | Summer II 2013|

Abbreviations and past offerings can be found below the table


       Approved Perspectives Courses

      A&HARTARTH 220: Renaissance Art and the Birth of ModernityAPETPI
      A&HARTARTH 233: Naturalism and Art in Seventeenth-century EuropeAPET
      A&HCMALCLAS 150: Greek and Latin Classics in TranslationRLETPI
      A&HENGLENGL 151/151W: Works of English LiteratureRLET
      A&HENGLENGL 251: British Literature Survey IRLETPI
      A&HELLEURO 210: The EnlightenmentCVET
      A&HELLFREN 41/41W: Masterpieces of French Literature in TranslationRLET
      A&HELLFREN 45/45W: French CivilizationCVET
      A&HELLFREN 250: French CinemaAPET
      A&HELLGERM 41/41W: Masterpieces of German LiteratureRLET
      A&HELLGERM 250/250W: German CinemaAPET
      A&HELLGRKMD 41/41W: Modern Greek Literature in TranslationRLET
      A&HELLGRKMD 250: Modern Greek CinemaAPET
      A&HELLITAL 41/41W: Masterpieces of Italian Literature in TranslationRLET
      A&HELLITAL 45/45W: Italian CivilizationCVET
      A&HMUSICMUSIC 1: Intro to MusicAPET
      SOCHISTHIST 229: Politics, Religion and Literature in Early Modern England and IrelandRLETPI
      SOCHISTHIST 101/101W: Early Modern Europe 1500-1815SSETPI
      SOCHISTHIST 102: Modern Europe, 1815-PresentSSET
      SOCHISTHIST 164: Social and Cultural History: European VTSSETPI
      SOCHISTHIST 169: History and Memory: Europe VTCVET
      SOCHNRSHSS 200: Social Sciences and SocietySSET
      SOCPHILPHIL 101: Introduction to PhilosophyCVET
      SOCPHILPHIL 104: Introduction to EthicsCVET
      SOCPHILPHIL 116: Introduction to Philosophy of ReligionCVET
      SOCPHILPHIL 140: Ancient Greek PhilosophyCVETPI
      SOCPSCI PSCI 105: Introduction to Political ThoughtCVET
      SPECACEACE 4: Studies in Visual Arts and MusicAPET
      SPECACEACE 15: Social Science Seminar ICVETPI
      A&HELLITAL 250/250W: Italian Cinema. Reading Italy Through FilmAPET
      A&HARTARTH 110: Survey of Ancient ArtAPETPI
      A&HENGLENGL 252: British Literature Survey IIRLET
      A&HHLLSPAN 53: Don Quixote in TranslationRLET
      SOCPSCIPSCI 257: Western Europe in World PoliticsSSET
      SOCPSCIPSCI 234: Contemporary Western EuropeSSET
      A&HDRAMDRAM 207: Classical European DramaAPETPI
      A&HELLRUSS 244/244W: Russian CinemaAPET
      A&HELLRUSS 155/155W: Keys to Russian LiteratureRLET

      Abbreviations used in the table:

        • AoK: Core Areas of Knowledge and inquiry
          • RL: Reading Literature
          • CV: Cultures & Values
          • AP: Appreciating & Participating in the Arts
          • NS: Natural Sciences
          • NS+L: Natural Sciences with Lab
          • SS: Analyzing Social Structures
        • GC: Global Contexts
          • US: United States
          • ET: European Traditions
          • WC: World Cultures
          • PI: Pre-Industrial

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