HSS Program Objectives
- Teach students how to use critical and analytical thinking to address complex local and global human issues.
- Develop students' multidisciplinary knowledge of history, society, science, technology, politics, art and culture.
- Support students' efforts to recognize their broad intellectual interests, and develop their ethical and social responsibilities. Expand their appreciation and respect for environmental, social and cultural diversity.
- Develop students' oral and written communication skills; encourage their openness to teamwork; develop their skills in discipline-relevant research; and nurture their motivation for lifelong learning.