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Learning Perspectives Approval - Perspectives on Human values and Existance

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These courses consider those broad questions of human existence that have been given religious, philosophical, or literary expression of enduring importance, but inevitably take on different meanings for individuals whose values and cultural traditions differ.

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  1. incorporate significant, alternative perspectives on normative issues?
  2. address challenges raised by cultural, philosophical, or religious pluralisms?
  3. demonstrate an understanding of both the historical underpinnings (traditions) and current expressions of value and obligation?
  4. require a position paper or formal presentation on a substantive issue pertaining to the human condition such as: Are humans free? What is a just society? What are the obligations of a conscientious world citizen? Does God exist? Does life have a purpose? Do good and evil exist?