Master's degree Humanities/Humanistic Studies
California State University-Dominguez Hills
2012 - 2016
Humanties discipline is used to explore significant themes and issues of contemporary concern through the disciplines of the humanities: art, music, literature, philosophy, and history. Humanities education offerings represent a broad spectrum of topics and approaches: historical knowledge, cultural knowledge, aesthetic training, creativity, knowledge of disciplinary critical canons, and synthesizing ability. In addition, these courses reinforce basic skills in reading, writing, and critical thinking.
◆ Conduct research, compile arguments, and type reports.
◆ Public speaking through research presentation or lecture.
◆ Ability to think critically and apply theories and methodologies.
◆ Ability to discuss ideas in groups, accommodating different ideas, and reaching agreements.
◆ Capacity to think objectively and approach problems and new situations with an open mind.
◆ An appreciation of the different factors that influence the activities of groups and individuals in society.
Bachelors of Liberal Arts History
University of Nevada-Las Vegas
2006 - 2011
UNLV History BA program supplied a set of skills that can be applied to almost any career. The most general of these are reading, writing and listening. In history classes gave the students the ability to learn how to read a document or listen to a lecture analytically, to pick out the central points and distinguish them from less important material. There is a large emphasis on research skills by which students can uncover diverse kinds of data and organize it into a coherent pattern.
◆ Ability to conduct research using different types of tools, such as information and communications technology, and library sources.
◆ Critical reasoning and analytically skills.
◆ Communication skills, such as negotiating, questioning and summarizing.
◆ Self-motivation and self-reliance with the ability to work without direct supervision and manage time and priorities effectively.