May 21, 2018  
2014-2015 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2014-2015 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

INST 1501 - Self Discoveries

Hours: 4
These courses will invite you to consider how personal identities are created, transformed, or complicated. They may explore the formation, expression, or evolution of individual identity. Or they may center on dilemmas of identity, including questions of individual meaning, purpose, power, and justice. Subtopics may include “Revolution and Resistance,” “Turning Points,” “Sacred Selves,” “Death Sentences,” or “Personal Narrative in the Digital Age.” Students will read novels, plays, memoirs, essays, poems, or short stories. Courses will nurture expository, reflective, persuasive, imaginative, and autobiographical writing skills, including at least two thesis essays.