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Program Change

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2007 - 2008

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KEENE STATE COLLEGE 2007-2008 ACADEMIC PROGRAM PROPOSAL FORM DATE: November 28, 2007 SPONSORING PROGRAM AND CHAIR: Holocaust Studies, Contact Sander Lee, Parker 302, x8-2777. PROPOSAL SPONSOR: Sander Lee, Parker 302, x8-2777. TITLE SUMMARY: Holocaust Studies Minor PROPOSED ACTION: Underline proposed changes Program addition . Change in requirements * Program redesign Program deletion Other: RATIONALE: Explain why this change is being made. IHPHIL 220 Ethics replaces PHIL 320 Ethics EXISTING (OLD) DATA: Insert the program information as it exists in the current KSC Catalog. You may copy the information electronically from the KSC Web page: http://www.keene.edu/catalog/mdc.cfm Keene State College Holocaust Studies Minor 20 credits Core Course 4 credits o HIST 252 or HOLO 252 The Holocaust Note: Within the Breadth and Depth sections combined, students must select courses from at least three disciplines. Breadth Course 8 credits o Select two of the following: o HOLO 232 Introduction to Judaism o IIPHIL 231 Comparative Religion o PHIL 220 Ethics o HIST 253 The Second World War o SOC 327 Sociology of Genocide o HIST 351 19th-Century Germany o PSYC 495 Seminar: Prejudice (specific title required) Depth Course 8 credits o Select two of the following: o ENG 251 or HOLO 251 Literature of the Holocaust o HOLO 254 Women and the Holocaust o HOLO 290 Special Topics o PHIL 313 or HOLO 313 Philosophy and the Holocaust o SOC 326 or HOLO 326 Sociology of the Holocaust o FILM 352 Film Genres and Directors: The Holocaust (specific title required) o HIST 353 or HOLO 353 Nazi Germany and the Holocaust o HOLO 490 Advanced Special Topics o HOLO 495 Seminar o HOLO 497 Internship o HOLO 498 Independent Study PROPOSED (NEW) PROGRAM: Specify degree, major, option, specialization or minor as appropriate. Provide the proposed program in its entirety and as it would appear in the KSC Catalog. If this change affects other programs, please note all the places (page numbers in the current catalog) where this change must be made. Keene State College Holocaust Studies, pp. 70-71 KSC Catalog Minor 20 credits The minor in Holocaust Studies combines historical background with an interdisciplinary exploration of the Holocaust through film, literature, philosophy, psychology, sociology, and other history offerings. The following curriculum will help students develop a firm knowledge of the Holocaust as an event and an understanding of its precipitating factors and legacy. With a deeper awareness of such issues as prejudice, discrimination, and racism, students should be better able to analyze contemporary political situations and think critically about ethical responsibility. Core Course 4 credits o HIST 252 or HOLO 252 The Holocaust Note: Within the Breadth and Depth sections combined, students must select courses from at least three disciplines. Breadth Course 8 credits o Select two of the following: o HOLO 232 Introduction to Judaism o IIPHIL 231 Comparative Religion o IHPHIL 220 Ethics o HIST 253 The Second World War o SOC 327 Sociology of Genocide o HIST 351 19th-Century Germany o PSYC 495 Seminar: Prejudice (specific title required) Depth Course 8 credits o Select two of the following: o ENG 251 or HOLO 251 Literature of the Holocaust o HOLO 254 Women and the Holocaust o HOLO 290 Special Topics o PHIL 313 or HOLO 313 Philosophy and the Holocaust o SOC 326 or HOLO 326 Sociology of the Holocaust o FILM 352 Film Genres and Directors: The Holocaust (specific title required) o HIST 353 or HOLO 353 Nazi Germany and the Holocaust o HOLO 490 Advanced Special Topics o HOLO 495 Seminar o HOLO 497 Internship o HOLO 498 Independent Study

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Senate Curriculum Committee

Language

English

Publisher

Keene State College

Holocaust Studies Program Proposal

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