Catalog

The Cultural Diversity Designation (CD)

The CD designation will also be assigned by the College Curriculum Committees. Courses with the CD designation must develop the capacities listed below.

Students will:

  • Demonstrate familiarity with the factors that create diversity in human societies, including, for example, gender, race, class, and ethnicity.
  • Understand the relationships among diversity, inequality, and justice.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the effects of global interdependence on contemporary societies, for example, the role of migration and immigration, economic, political, and cultural globalization on contemporary societies.
  • Demonstrate familiarity with the historical contributions of traditionally marginalized groups to contemporary ideas, values and culture.