Upon completion of courses in Philippine Studies, students will be able to:
- Identify and apply basic research methods in the study of Philippine society and culture.
- Critically analyze the various historical, social, and cultural factors that have influenced Philippine society and culture.
- Evaluate the impact of historical and contemporary social movements such as colonization and immigration on the situation and conditions of various Philippine regions and groups.
- Apply knowledge and skills towards cross-cultural competence and appreciation of one's and others' cultures.