The Human Odyssey Curriculum

Course Objectives in the Human Odyssey

  1. Facilitate discovery of connections between science and the humanities for both faculty and students

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  2. Nurture tolerance and respect for diversity

  3. Challenge students to think critically and to question assumptions

  4. Support students in their development of communication skills

  5. Facilitate the development of informed opinions about issues of historical and current importance

  6. Help students learn that questions are often as important as answers and appreciate the value of dialogue

  7. Assist students in developing reading skills

  8. Enhance faculty teaching and scholarship through exposure to the diverse creative and problem solving approaches used by colleagues in other disciplines

Last Updated: May 2, 2012