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You've studied art, history, and the social sciences. Have you ever wanted to connect them? Investigate a Life of the Mind course now! Consider taking Mind 100 if you are an incoming freshman. Enrich your Liberal Arts Core experience by taking a Life of the Mind Course (Mind courses can be found in categories 3a, 3b, 3c, 5a, 7, 8, and in the elective category of the Liberal Arts Core.)

Course Titles and LAC Categories


Course Descriptions   Program Description

MIND 100 Introduction to Life of the Mind

3b

MIND 180 Great Ideas of the Western Tradition

3b and 7

MIND 181 Great Traditions of Asia: India, China, and Japan

3c and 7

MIND 182 Confluence of Cultures

3b and 8

 MIND 281 Modernity in Asia

 

MIND 286 Value Issues in Political Economy

5a

MIND 288 Contemporary Arts Connections

Elective

MIND 289 Coming of Age in the Twenty-First Century

Elective

MIND 290 Search for Meaning

3c

MIND 292 Ideas in Conflict

Elective

MIND 293 Play as a Route to Insight and Creation

Elective

MIND 295 Global Systems

Elective

MIND 296 The Science Behind the Headlines

Elective

MIND 297 Creativity in the Arts

3a

MIND 298 Topics in Interdisciplinary Studies

Elective