SLO Assessment

SLO Assessment Process

The SOCIAL SCIENCES department's Student Learning Outcomes (SLO) assessment process is documented and described below. For more details, please contact the department chair, and view the rest of our department website.

Department Assessment Process

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Assessment results and progress are documented each semester in our Assessment Progress Reports with highlights each year in our Program Review.

Program Outcomes

Majors, certificates, disciplines, and programs are on a regular cycle of review, during which outcomes are updated and revised. See program details below, with links to SLOs and timeline for advancing to next stage of assessment.

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Course Outcomes

Course outlines are on a regular cycle of review, during which class outcomes are updated and revised. See details below, with links to SLOs or course outlines with embedded SLOs and a timeline for advancing to next stage of assessment.

Course title
AMERICAN STUDIES -- All Course SLOs
AMS 5. Comics, Power and Society
ECONOMICS -- All Course SLOs
ECON 1. Principles of Macroeconomics
ECON 3. Principles of Microeconomics
ECON 5. Introductory Statistics
ECON 6. International Economics
ECON 10. Economic History of the United States
ECON 25. Women in the Economy
ECON 30. Economics of the African American Community
HISTORY -- All Course SLOs

HIST 4A. Western Civilization
HIST 4B. Western Civilization
HIST 5. Europe Since 1900
HIST 9. Immigrants in American History
HIST 12A. United States Women's History
HIST 12B. United States Women's History
HIST 15A. The Indian in North America
HIST 15B. The Indian in North America
HIST 17A. The United States
HIST 17B. The United States
HIST 18A. History of Latin America
HIST 18B. History of Latin America
HIST 20. History of Mexico
HIST 21. History of the Mexican-American/Chicano
HIST 35A. History of China
HIST 35B. History of China
HIST 36. History of Southeast Asia
HIST 37. History of the Philippines
HIST 41A. The African American in the United States
HIST 41B. The African American in the United States
HIST 45. Lesbian and Gay American History
HIST 46. Independent Studies in History
HIST 47D. U.S. Gay & Lesbian Reform and Libertion Movements World War II to Present
HIST 48. African History
HIST 49. History of San Francisco
PHILOSOPHY -- All Course SLOs
PHIL 2. Introduction to Philosophy: Morality and Politics
PHIL 4. Introduction to Philosophy: Knowledge and Its Limits
PHIL 12A. Symbolic Logic
PHIL 12B. Symbolic Logic
PHIL 25A. Ancient Philosophy
PHIL 25C. Modern Philosophy through Kant
PHIL 40. Logic: An Introduction to Critical Thinking
PHIL 51, 2, 3. Selected Topics in Philosophy
   PHIL 53A. Wilderness, Society and Self
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- All Course SLOs
POLS 1. American Government
POLS 2. Comparative Government
POLS 3. Political Theory
POLS 4. The Politics of Globalization
POLS 5. International Relations
POLS 12. Ethnic Politics in the United States
POLS 13. Latin American & Latino/a Cross-Border Social Movements
POLS 18. Government and Politics of Latin America
POLS 22. Environmental Politics and Policy
POLS 25. Political Action
POLS 41. Independent Studies in Political Science
POLS 43. The Constitution and Individual Rights
POLS 45. Government and Politics of Middle East