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Cultural Studies Course Description(s)

CLST1001CC Level 1 Intercultural Lab (0)

This lab is a co-requirement with Level 1 (1 point) cross-cultural courses and stand-alone experiences for the General Education Cross Cultural Requirement. In order to fulfill general-education requirements for an approved Level 1 (1 point) course or stand-alone experience, students must enroll in the intercultural lab. In the lab, students will complete the cross-cultural seminar and various self-reflection exercises related to their cross-cultural experience.

CLST1002CC Level 2 Intercultural Lab (0)

This lab is a co-requirement with Level 2 (2 points) cross-cultural courses and stand-alone experiences for the General Education Cross Cultural Requirement. In order to fulfill general-education requirements for an approved Level 2 (2 points) course or stand-alone experience, students must enroll in the intercultural lab. In the lab, students will complete the cross-cultural seminar and various self-reflection exercises related to their cross-cultural experience.

CLST1003CC Level 3 Intercultural Lab (0)

This lab is a co-requirement with level 3 (3 points) cross-cultural courses or travel experiences for the General Education Cross Cultural Requirement. In order to fulfill general-education requirements for an approved level 3 (3 points) course or travel experience, students must enroll in the intercultural lab. In the lab, students will complete the cross-cultural seminar and various self-reflection exercises related to their cross-cultural experience.

CLST1004CC Level 4 Intercultural Lab (0)

This lab is a co-requirement with level 4 (4 points) cross-cultural courses or travel experiences for the General Education Cross Cultural Requirement. In order to fulfill general-education requirements for an approved level 4 (4 points) course or travel experience, students must enroll in the intercultural lab. In the lab, students will complete the cross-cultural seminar and various self-reflection exercises related to their cross-cultural experience.

CLST2094 Topics in Cultural Studies (1-3)

Cultural studies topics courses introduce material of particular relevance to the core curriculum in cultural studies. Topics courses are offered on a rotating basis, and include such content as: gender and identity, intercultural communication, and cultural identity in modernity. Students will research various topics within the areas of sociology and cultural studies. May be repeated for credit.

CLST2960 Cultural Studies Practicum (1)

This course will prepare students for upper division field experience and internships in cultural studies. The course will provide opportunities for students to study and engage specific cross-cultural groups living in the United States, spend time with individuals from those cross-cultural traditions and meet a Level 1 Cross-Cultural Requirement by reflecting and writing about their interactions. Fulfills a General Education Level I Cross-Cultural Experience if taken with CLST2960CC Level 1 Intercultural Lab. Prerequisites: Instructor's approval

CLST2970 Sophomore Research in Cultural Studies (1)

The student will assist an upper division research student or professor in conducting research. The student will learn the basics of the selected topic of research and gain experience in research methods. May be repeated for a maximum of 2 credits. Prerequisites: Instructor's approval

CLST3094 Topics in Cultural Studies (1-3)

Cultural studies topics courses introduce material of particular relevance to the core curriculum in cultural studies. Topics courses are offered on a rotating basis, and include such content as: gender and identity, intercultural communication, and cultural identity in modernity. Students will research various topics within the areas of sociology and cultural studies. May be repeated for credit.

CLST3960 Cultural Studies Field Experience (1-3)

This course will provide opportunities for students to study and engage specific cross-cultural groups living in the United States and spend time with individuals from those cross-cultural traditions. Fulfills a General Education Level II Cross-Cultural Experience if taken with CLST3960CC Level 2 Intercultural Lab. Prerequisites: Instructor's approval

CLST3970 Junior Research in Cultural Studies (1)

The student will begin the process of developing independent research. This may be in cooperation with a professor or senior research student. May be repeated for a maximum of 2 credits. Prerequisites: CLST2970, or instructor's approval

CLST4010 Capstone (1)

This course provides students with a context for reflection and self-analysis regarding their educational experience at NNU. The approach in this course to self-analysis and critical reflection is two-fold: 1) students will reflect on their comprehensive educational experience through the lens of the four university outcomes, and 2) students will think about and discuss the integration of their learning with their future, post-university lives. (See CRIM4010, HUMN4010, PSYC4010, SOGY4010, SPAN4010)

CLST4094 Topics in Cultural Studies (1-3)

Cultural studies topics courses introduce material of particular relevance to the core curriculum in cultural studies. Topics courses are offered on a rotating basis, and include such content as: gender and identity, intercultural communication, and cultural identity in modernity. Students will research various topics within the areas of sociology and cultural studies. May be repeated for credit.

CLST4970 Senior Research in Cultural Studies (1-4)

The student will develop and complete an empirical research project and a written report suitable for submission to a professional journal or the student will assist a faculty member in independent professional research. May be repeated for a maximum of 6 credits. Prerequisites: CLST3970, or instructor's approval