Learning Goals & Objectives

Learning Goals & Objectives

Learning Goals & Objectives

Learning Goal 1:

Students will exhibit strong critical thinking skills in their study of the interactions between humans and nonhuman animals and of the roles of nonhuman animals in human society. 

Students will:

Objective A: Synthesize interdisciplinary information as it relates to anthrozoology.

Objective B: Identify strengths and weaknesses in arguments regarding human and nonhuman animals.

Objective C: Construct a literature review that evaluates a subset of scholarly anthrozoological publications.

Objective D: Evaluate how one’s own thoughts about interactions between human and nonhuman animals have changed between matriculation and graduation. 

Learning Goal 2:

Students will proficiently communicate anthrozoological information.

Students will:      

Objective A: Deliver an oral presentation on an anthrozoological topic.

Objective B: Construct a written, evidence-based argument on an anthrozoological topic.