Seminar in Scandinavian Studies
Language Studies David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies
Topics vary. Includes International Cinema.
Reading knowledge of at least one Scandinavian language.
Each iteration of this course has more specific outcomes based on the subject matter at hand; those additional objectives are articulated in each instructor's customized syllabus.
Critical Thinking, Analysis, and Writing
Students will demonstrate the ability to analyze cultural artifacts, think critically, and write clearly and persuasively.
Students will learn to recognize and critically reflect upon a significant dimension of Nordic culture.
Develop a life-long appreciation of Nordic cultures and develop attitudes and habits of thought and study that encourage life-long learning and continued contact with the informed study of culture.
Research Arguments and Methodologies
Students will be able to produce original arguments based on sound research methodology.