Asian American Studies

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of courses in Asian American Studies, students will be able to:

  • Critically evaluate the ways Asians Americans act and ways others have acted in response to their experience in the United States including conditioning, culture, and subgroups within the Asian American Community, by applying the theories and methodologies of social and behavioral science inquiry used in Asian American Studies.
  • Analyze the Asian American experience in United States history and government; examine the importance of inclusion and participation in civic duties and responsibilities based on historical and political precedent.
  • Exhibit an aesthetic understanding of the ways in which Asian Americans have created fine and performing arts, linguistic expression, philosophical reasoning, analytical or creative writing.
  • Analyze the intersections of race, class, ethnicity, gender, sexuality, sexual orientation within the Asian American experience in the United States.

Credit, Degree Applicable Courses