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Global Studies and Social Impact, BA, BS
- Outcome GSI A Global Knowledge
- Outcome GSI B Global Awareness
- Outcome GSI C Global Empathy and Action
- Outcome GSI D Interdisciplinary Learning
- Outcome GSI E Research Skills
- Outcome GSI F Communication Skills
Assessment of Student Outcomes
Outcome GSI A Global KnowledgeKnowing major concepts in global studies, prevailing global issues, and globalization in historical context.
Outcome GSI B Global AwarenessUnderstanding of how global factors shape lives at different levels of analysis. Sees
interconnections (social, economic,
political, etc.) between different human communities along with the global conditions and systems that affect the well-being of
human communities and ecosystems.
Outcome GSI C Global Empathy and ActionCauses and consequences of differing
types of social inequality (e.g., gender,
race/ethnicity, class) and conflict as well as cooperation, production, resistance and social transformation. Collaborative problem-solving skills to address problems confronting the collective good (e.g. global climate change).
Outcome GSI D Interdisciplinary LearningRecognize the ways different disciplines may overlap in terms of inquiries and methodologies. Ability to blend inquiries and methods of two or more disciplines to develop innovative ways of describing and explaining global phenomena.
Outcome GSI E Research SkillsAccessing and analyzing quantitative and
qualitative data. Specialized knowledge in
methods & stats