• A Saint Mary’s student analyzes in depth historical developments of a particular aspect or issue in human culture, and/or its contemporary impact.
  • A Saint Mary’s student articulates the ways in which this development is affected by cultural factors such as gender, religion, values, and privilege.

NOTE:  The Sophia Program represents a dynamic curriculum with regular changes and new courses certified for particular learning outcomes.  The following lists of Sophia Program course certifications are accurate at the time of publication.  Not all sections of all courses have been certified for the Sophia Program.  The class schedule search feature in PRISM, as well as the current schedule pdf, provides section-level certification details.

 Achieve Histories Learning Outcomes through one of the following:

ART 241 Art History Survey I 3 hours
ART 242 Art History Survey II 3 hours
ART 251RM Italian Art History I 3 hours
ART 252RM Italian Art History II 3 hours
ENLT 266 Film Crticism 3 hours
ENLT 304 History of the English Language 3 hours
ENVS 161 Introduction to Environmental Studies 3 hours
GWS 207 Introduction to Gender and Women's Studies 3 hours
GWS 220 Introduction to LGBTQ Studies 3 hours
HIST 324 U.S. Women's History 3 hours
HIST 413 Studies in Women's History: Women in Revolutions 3 hours
HUST 197 Myth, Legend, History 3 hours
HUST 212 High Society 3 hours
ICS 201 Introduction to Intercultural Studies 3 hours
MLIT 360 Italian Cultural Studies 3 hours
MUS 241 Music Appreciation 3 hours
MUS 242 American Popular Music 3 hours
MUS 271 Music History I 3 hours
THTR 280 Costume and Fashion History 3 hours