Learning Outcomes

Global Studies Learning Outcomes

  • Identify, explain, evaluate, and synthesize multiple disciplinary perspectives when exploring global challenges.

  • Understand contemporary global problems within their historical, political, cultural, geographical and economic contexts.

  • Analyze the differential effects of political and economic organizations in addressing complex problems in the human and natural worlds.

  • Develop cultural competency through comparative analysis of two or more cultures historically or in contemporary contexts to demonstrate awareness of varied cultures and worldviews.

  • Demonstrate knowledge of world geography and conditions in relation to current events and evaluates the ways that human actions influence the natural and human world.

  • Explain and analyze the ethical, social, and environmental consequences of global systems and identify a range of actions informed by one’s sense of personal and civic responsibility.

  • Develop and articulate solutions to global problems through critical thinking, analysis, oral, and written communication.