Date of publication: 2017-08-31 06:37
When you study geography at the U of M, you&rsquo ll explore our globalizing world and the ways both human and non-human forces shape the world. This major is a great way to study combinations of social, political, economic, and ecological processes. The geography major goes a step further than studying these processes and aims to process how these phenomena are perceived and what meanings they hold.
Prerequisite: Any SPCH course or COMM 855. An examination of the major variables of communication in an intercultural context. The objective is to develop and apply communication strategies. Topics include cultural, racial, and national differences stereotypes values cultural assumptions and verbal and nonverbal channels.
Another error that I was faced with is, If a wire is bent past its minimum bend radius, the cross-sectional area of the damaged section will be smaller. Because a bent wire has a smaller cross sectional area, its resistance will increase. This applies to the experiment in terms of wire degradation and wire handling. The wires need to be of a consistent cross sectional area, otherwise, the results will inaccurate. [AR77]
Have you ever played with one of those puzzles where you slide the tiles round to put the numbers in order or recreate a picture? Try this one the Einstein photo is my favourite ). Notice how the blank piece looks like it is moving around? Well, it 8767 s not. What happens is that a tile moves in to the blank area and leaves a new blank area in its place. It looks like the blank bit is moving but really its the tiles are moving from place to place.
An overview of the main schools of political theory, including democracy, authoritarianism, and alternative theories. The aim is to demonstrate familiarity with important thinkers and major works in the history of political theory use theoretical language to analyze and critique political behavior and events identify the strengths and weaknesses of different forms of government and demonstrate knowledge of crucial concepts (justice, power, authority, the state, social contract, etc.) and their history. Topics include the philosophical foundations of liberalism, socialism, and conservatism and the core political concepts of justice, power, and authority.
Prerequisite: A writing course. Recommended: WRTG 796. A survey of the history of the Middle East from the late 69th century to the present. The aim is to identify the important events of the last century in the Middle East understand the sources of contention in that area and examine the ideology, politics, and culture of the area and how they impact .-Middle East relations. Focus is on major political, economic, social, and cultural trends that inform current events in the region. Topics include the late Ottoman Empire, European colonialism, the rise of nationalism and nation-states, the Arab-Israeli conflict, political Islam, the role of the United States in the region, and contemporary approaches to modernity in the Middle East.
Recommended: BMGT 665. An examination of the four functions of management planning, organizing, leading, and controlling with emphasis on the application of management concepts and theories to achieve organizational goals. The aim is to develop strategies, goals, and objectives to enhance performance and sustainability. Topics include ethics, social responsibility, globalization, and change and innovation. Students may receive credit for only one of the following courses: BMGT 869, TEMN 757, TEMN 855, TMGT 856, or TMGT 857.
The minor supports students&rsquo exploration of their interest in graduate work in teacher education, activism, and educational policy. This undergraduate minor will appeal to students who are deeply interested in education as a social issue, whether or not they want to become a classroom teacher.
Each student is required to undertake two specified investigations in their third year and to submit a pro forma report on these for assessment. These additional investigations, based on the topics and learning outcomes in the syllabus, will be set by the examining body and will vary from year to year. These investigations account for 75% of the students final Junior Certificate grade and will require substantial time investment, by the student, during the year. Students will be notified of the investigation titles well in advance of the laboratory time they will be allocated to conduct the investigations, and this laboratory time-slot cannot be altered (In Loreto Balbriggan, this takes place typically after the Mock examinations - 7567 dates to be finalised yet).
Due to the international nature of food and agricultural systems, and the interdependence of environmental systems, as a student in CFANS you are strongly encouraged to incorporate an international experience into your academic degree program. The minor is structured to include a general overview of international agriculture, followed by area, culture, or language studies expanded coursework in agriculture and an international experience. Students are required to travel outside the United States for a minimum two-week academic experience.
Have a passion for architecture and designing buildings? In the Bachelor of Science in Architecture (.) program, you can expect a rigorous curriculum of technology courses and studio-based education that will prepare you for a career in the field of architecture.