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Fall 2017
Jun 22, 2024
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SCLA 10200 - Transformative Texts, Critical Thinking And Communication II: Modern World
Credit Hours: 3.00. The primary goal of the course is to provide students with a foundational knowledge of transformative literature from around the world as well as fundamental reading, writing, speaking and analytical skills. This second course in the sequence introduces students to great texts from the modern era. Its goal is to create life-long learners, open to the world, and sensitive to other points of view. It exposes students from across the university to the ideas, skill-set and inspiration that animates from the liberal arts, and it also introduces them to liberal arts faculty. Typically offered Fall Spring Summer.
3.000 Credit hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Undergraduate, Graduate, Professional
Schedule Types: Distance Learning, Lecture

Offered By: College of Liberal Arts
Department: College of Liberal Arts Admin

Course Attributes:
Lower Division, GTC-Speaking & Listening, UC-Oral Communications

May be offered at any of the following campuses:     
      West Lafayette

Learning Outcomes: 1. Engage critically with transformative texts drawing on multiple perspectives to reflect on one’s position in the world. 2. Write with clarity, concision and coherence in a variety of genres. 3. Present and discuss ideas orally with intelligence, eloquence and respect for a variety of audiences. 4. Identify, analyze and evaluate claims through deep reading of variety of sources such as print, digital and visual.

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