CES 102 Introduction to American Culture • 2 Cr.
Examines central themes of American Studies as they relate to other disciplines. Themes can include The American Dream, Comparative Culture , U.S. and Asia, Immigration in American Life, and others. Previously AMST 102.
After completing this class, students should be able to:Demonstrate an understanding of their own previously-held perspectives on the theme and explain how those perspectives may have changed. Demonstrate an understanding of trends in American thought and attitude regarding the theme. Demonstrate the ability to synthesize information from various sources/media and communicate that insight effectively.