World Cultures & Literatures (WCL)
Students can easily double
minors in both Chinese and WCL
WCL is an MCL interdisciplinary minor that complements MCL’s specific
language & area studies programs, as well as several CLASS departments, by
helping students to develop academic concentrations (e.g., in Arabic
Studies, Film, 3rd world literature, Business, etc.) tailored to their
career interests, aspirations & needs.
Theories centered on the Clash of Cultures, reactions to modernization, etc.
in a post Cold War, post 9/11 era of globalization & trans-national
processes are at the center of con-temporary concerns. The WCL curriculum
option addresses these & other key concerns through individual courses & an
interdisciplinary program which supplements academic majors in CLASS & other
WCL provides unique windows on aspects of international development through
courses in world or area literary & cultural studies, as well as courses in
philosophy, history, the social sciences, etc. The minor provides structured
alternatives or coherent, rigorous, custom-tailored curriculum clusters
drawn from an inventory of courses available in MCL & other campus units.
MCL’s language programs offer a variety of courses taught in English &
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