Core Humanities at the University of Nevada

Students successfully completing CH 202 at UNR will be able to:

  • Express ideas clearly and persuasively, using relevant evidence to support their arguments. (CO1)
  • Analyze primary source texts with attention to content, historical and cultural context, and rhetorical techniques. (CO3, CO5)
  • Trace the sources and development of European intellectual traditions and cultural institutions, with attention to the diversity of global experiences and voices that shaped them. (CO5)
  • Identify how arts, technologies, scientific discoveries, political ideologies, and globalization contributed to modern and contemporary identities. (CO5)
  • Connect the beliefs, values, and actions of past generations to contemporary conditions.
  • Describe European interactions with other parts of the world and explain how interregional cultural connections, economic ties, and military conflicts shaped ideas, beliefs, and values in the modern and contemporary world.
Students successfully completing CH 212 at UNR will be able to:

  • Express ideas clearly and persuasively, using relevant evidence to support their arguments. (CO1)
  • Analyze primary source texts with attention to content, historical and cultural context, and rhetorical techniques. (CO3, CO5)
  • Trace the sources and development of European intellectual, scientific, and technological traditions and institutions as well as their social, cultural, and historical impacts, with attention to the diversity of global experiences and voices that shaped them. (CO5, CO9)
  • Identify how arts, technologies, scientific discoveries, political ideologies, and globalization contributed to modern and contemporary identities. (CO5, CO9)
  • Connect the beliefs, values, and actions of past generations to contemporary conditions.
  • Describe European interactions with other parts of the world and explain how interregional cultural connections, economic ties, military conflicts, and scientific and technological developments shaped ideas, beliefs, and values in the modern and contemporary world. (CO5, CO9)
Student Learning Outcomes