2012-13 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Dec 02, 2022  
2012-13 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Cross Disciplinary Studies: Integrated Education


Program Learning Outcomes


Cross-Disciplinary Studies: Integrated Education offers a broad interdisciplinary education, grounded in educational theory and practice, utilizing courses from the sciences, the humanities and the professional schools, preparing candidates for a variety of post graduate professional and academic experiences.

Students who complete the program in Cross Disciplinary Studies: Integrated Eduation will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate effective presentation skills, one-on-one and with groups.
  2. Produce effective written communication.
  3. Employ critical thinking and logic to solve problems in a variety of professional environments.
  4. Acquire and utilize specific content information from a variety of sources to plan teaching and learning events.
  5. Apply an interdisciplinary understanding of content regarding diverse and cross-cultural communities.
  6. Apply faith-based influences and beliefs within professional/educational settings.
  7. Reflect on and engage in spiritual growth opportunities in personal and professional settings.
  8. Serve effectively within their communities.

Required Concentrations


The student majoring in Cross-Disciplinary Studies: Integrated Education chooses one 12 unit concentration from the following list of content areas available at PLNU.  At least 9 of the 12 units must be distinct from the major requirements, with the imbedded general education requirements, that may have been satisfied.

Reading, Language and Literature
Visual and Performing Arts
 
Physical Education/Health

Human Development

Science

Math
History and Social Science

Pre-Business

Media Communication

 

Choose one course from the following two:


Choose one course from the following two:


Choose one course from the following two:


Total: 29 Units


Total: 8 Units


Required Concentrations


The student majoring in Cross-Disciplinary Studies: Integrated Education chooses one 12 unit concentration from the following list of content areas available at PLNU.  At least 9 of the 12 units must be distinct from the major requirements, with the imbedded general education requirements, that may have been satisfied. 

Reading, Language and Literature


Visual and Performing Arts


Math


 Individualized programs will be designed with a Math advisor beginning with the sophomore year.

History and Social Science


Pre-Business


 The following courses along with the required courses  BUS382 or ECO320 will combine to complete the 12 required units for this concentration.