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Mount Aloysius College    
 
    
 
  Dec 11, 2017
 
2017-2018 College Catalog

International Perspective Minor


The student who successfully completes the History Minor will be able to:

  1. articulate how questions can be viewed from different perspectives and evaluate competing interpretations that arise from these perspectives;
  2. appreciate the impact of the liberal arts on social activity and business enterprise;
  3. discuss a broad spectrum of literary works, culture, and historical periods;
  4. integrate business theory with business practice, bridging the gap between the classroom and the work place;
  5. develop analytical and interpersonal skills necessary for problem solving. Reference;
  6. employ such cognitive skills, as reading, listening, analysis, synthesis, evaluation, writing, and speaking in situations which call for critical thinking; and
  7. communication Skills: Students will learn to organize and express their thoughts clearly and coherently both in writing and orally.

Required Courses


Business/Law: 3 Credits


choose one of the following:

Geography: 3 Credits


choose one of the following:

Social Science/Humanities: 3 Credits


choose one of the following:

Choose One Option: 3 Credits


Study Abroad Option: 3-12 Credits


A student completes three to twelve credits of coursework or internship at an international institution through an approved study abroad program with a grade of C or better. If a student opts for only completion of three credits, then the student would complete an additional course from one of the groups in the minor.

Elective Option: 6 Credits


A student completes six additional credits from the groups in the minor.

Total Credits for the Minor: 18-27 Credits