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Liberal Studies Courses

LIBS 300 - Intro to Liberal Studies
Hours: 3
Intro to Liberal Studies. Three semester hours. An introduction to interdisciplinary study and the Liberal

LIBS 310 - Research Methods
Hours: 3
Research Methods - Three semester hours Students will explore a variety of investigative methodologies. Emphasis on the application of advanced reading, thinking, and writing skills. Deleting "to a team-based study of complex problems." Prerequisites: LIBS 300.

LIBS 320 - Forms of Interdisc Study
Hours: 3
Theories Interdisc Study. Three semester hours. Investigation of an interdisciplinary subject area utilizing careful reading and analysis of interdisciplinary writings. Emphasis on making connections across disciplines and designing and completing a personal research project.

LIBS 397 - Special Topic
Hours: 1-4
Special Topics. One to four semester hours. Organized class. May be repeated when topics vary

LIBS 400 - LS Senior Seminar
Hours: 3
LS Senior Seminar. Three semester hours. This course provides each student in th Liberal Studies Program with opportunities for making connections among his or her concentration, support fields, other educational experiences., and possible careers. A project reflecting a sound application of research methods, analytical frameworks, or performance criteria and a learning outcomes learning assessment will also be required. Must be taken in final semester.

LIBS 489 - Independent Study
Hours: 4

LIBS 490 - Honors Thesis
Hours: 3
Honors Thesis

LIBS 491 - H Ind Honors Readings
Hours: 3
H Ind Honors Readings Individualized instruction/research at an advanced level in a specialized content area under the direction of a faculty member. Prerequisites: Consent of Honor's College advisor. May be repeated when the topic changes.

LIBS 497 - Special Topic
Hours: 4
Hours: One to four - Organized class Note May be graded on a satisfactory (S) or unsatisfactory (U) basis. May be repeated when topics vary