Metropolitan State University

PRSP 499 : Capstone

A. Course Description
Credits: 4
Lab Hours/ Weeks: Corequisites: None
Lecture Hours/ Week :  
MnTC Goals: None
 
This course is the culminating experience in a student's College of Individualized Studies program and is required of graduating seniors. Students demonstrate the relationship between what they have learned and the university's philosophical tenets and academic outcomes related to communication skills, critical thinking, multicultural understanding, global perspectives and citizenship. Students also consider their lifelong learning plans, possible career changes and future liberal learning opportunities. Students should register for this course in one of their final university semesters.
B. Course Effective Dates: 05/01/2012 - Present
C. Outline of Major Content Areas:
See Course Description for major content areas.
D. Learning Outcomes (General)
  1. Analyze and evaluate how factors such as gender, race, cultural perspectives and socio-economic status relate to their roles as a responsible citizens in local and global communities.
  2. Reflect upon and integrate the knowledge acquired from their interdisciplinary educational journey.
  3. Reflect upon and integrate the knowledge acquired from their interdisciplinary educational journey
  4. Reflect upon their educational philosophy as defined it when they planned their individualized programs and as they define it at graduation.
E. Learning Outcomes (MN Transfer Curriculum)
This contains no goal areas.
G. Special Information
Community Engagement
Note: This course is open only to students who are in their last semester. Students must also be registered for the GRAD workshop, WKSP GRAD 81.