flacks -Tuesday, January 5, 2016 to Sunday, June 5, 2016
This course requires students to develop individual portfolios about contemporary issues, sharing work with increasing depth as the semester progresses.
The course encourages student to develop cross-disciplinary knowledge and broaden perspectives regarding local, provincial, national,...
flacks -Tuesday, August 23, 2016 to Tuesday, January 31, 2017
This course is designed to introduce students to the elements of critical thinking and the development of the field of cognitive science. Special attention will be given to language, animal cognition and artificial intelligence as each relates to descriptions of the mind.
Nouvet -Monday, August 22, 2016 to Friday, December 9, 2016
This course will introduce students to the concepts of “race” and racism from the perspective of biological and cultural anthropology. The first part of the course focuses on the distribution of human biological variation and compares this variation to contemporary ideas about “race”. The second...