2019-2020 Graduate Academic Catalog

GINTD 5012 People and Place: Interdisciplinary Perspectives

This course is an introduction to interdisciplinary studies.  It will allow participants to investigate and critique the ways in which the western paradigm of disciplinary knowledge is constructed.  Students will examine connections between different disciplinary perspectives.  An exploration of identity, culture, and its relationship to the surrounding context will be at the center of this examination.  Students will also develop research and writing skills required for a graduate course.