The School of Liberal Arts (SLA) serves students, the College, and communities throughout the metro Atlanta area through instruction, research, service, and performance in the Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences.
Building upon our disciplinary and interdisciplinary foundations, the School of Liberal Arts places emphasis on ethics, integrity, diversity, inclusion, responsible citizenship, and awareness of global issues. Students learn to assume personal responsibility for their actions, while they develop habits of self-reliance and a passion for lifelong learning. The School aims to transform students' lives by fostering creativity, willingness to take prudent risks, leadership, and service to community and nation.
Our graduates are expected to:
-express themselves clearly and correctly orally, technologically, and in writing
-reason effectively from hypotheses to conclusions and to analyze the arguments of others
-develop a critical appreciation for the social frameworks in which we live and the ways they have evolved through time
-analyze moral, analytical, and ethical problems
-develop an expanded appreciation of arts and cultures through an understanding of creative expression.
The IEE Goals met by the objectives of this course are in bold/strong format:
Students must include complete citations for any work which is not totally original.