Course Memo

Prerequisite: None. An introduction to Eureka College and the liberal arts, this course is designed to assist students in making a successful transition to the College, lay the foundation for liberal arts study, and develop skills to ensure academic success. The course includes a group service learning project which students complete during the semester. Should be taken during the first semester of enrollment. Justice and Civic Responsibility Capability course.

Course Section Description

Language & Social Justice: This course explores the relationship between language and social justice through an examination of linguistic diversity both in the United States and abroad. Students will consider both historical and contemporary examples of linguistic injustice, as well as the additional civic responsibility that comes with being a native speaker of English. Students will complete a signature assessment aligned to the Justice and Civic Responsibility (JCR) capability. As part of this course, students will be required to complete a service learning project or a practicum/field experience.