Course Description

The Interdisciplinary Studies course is a humanities course that provides students with the opportunity to explore the branches of knowledge concerned with understanding humanity and its cultural expressions.  It is the integrated study of history, economics, literature, language, philosophy, the visual arts, theatre and music. Content emphasis is placed on the interconnectedness of the history of human societies, change and continuity within those societies, and the concepts and themes that embody human experience.  In the Interdisciplinary Studies course, emphasis is placed on critical thinking and creative expression as students engage in highly collaborative learning experiences with a high degree of variety in method of instruction and assessment.