Humanities Program Learning Outcomes

Program Learning Outcomes

The learning outcomes for UVU Humanities programs explicate the standards of performance by which our students will be measured, as well as the abilities and traits that they will cultivate and develop:

Humanities Major, Minor, and Integrated Studies Emphasis

  1. Critical Thinking:
    Students will analyze the enduring questions of real life that are represented through the arts, and that foster intellectual creativity, intellectual curiosity, and self-reflection.

  2. Communication:
    Students will formulate complex ideas and persuasive, original arguments in writing and speech, with particular attention to the practice of critical writing.

  3. Content:
    Students will assess interdisciplinary and multi-modal examples of intellectual and artistic creativity, from prehistory to the present.