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Class Schedule Listing - 2024 Fall (Jun 17, 2024)


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Keywords in American Studies - 52732 - CLA 1010 - 750
Notes: This course is offered through the Undergraduate Bridge Program, a pre-matriculation language and academic skill-building program. Any interested undergraduate student may enroll. Please consult with the Bridge Program Academic Coordinator for details. Topical Course Description: What does “American” mean? Who counts as "White" or "Asian" on the United States census? Which states belong to the “South”? What does the term “Neoliberal” mean today? Keywords in American Studies introduces students to historical and contemporary terms that mark sites of unresolved conflict and contestation in the United States. None of these terms are unfamiliar sounding as they appear in every dictionary. The purpose of this course is to emphasize how these meanings have been made and altered over time. In lecture and through reading and film viewing, students will learn about these terms, their histories, their contexts, and associated prominent scholars and figures. Students will make meaning about this information through in-class discussion and collaborative writing. Students will be assessed through quizzes, presentations, and creative scholarly projects such as archive building. This course encourages students to be self-reflexive, open-minded, and future-oriented in their inquiry and analysis of these terms.

Associated Term: 2024 Fall
Registration Dates: Mar 31, 2024 to Sep 05, 2024
Registration Levels: NonDegree Continuing Undergrad, Undergraduate

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Base Lecture Schedule Type
Online w/ req virtual meetings Instructional Method
Credit Hours: 1.000

Seats Available: 36

Scheduled Meeting Times
Type Time Days Where Date Range Schedule Type Instructors
Virtual Meeting 12:40 pm - 1:40 pm M Online CLSRM Sep 02, 2024 - Dec 11, 2024 Base Lecture TBA

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