AP/HIST3855 3.0 A: Bad" Kids in History and Culture"
Calendar Description / Prerequisite / Co-Requisite
This course analyzes the social and cultural construction of bad kids in the U.S. and Canada since the 1880s through an examination of popular culture, social science literature, medicine, and the law. Topics include schooling, street culture, changing sexual norms, racialization, policing, juvenile delinquency, mental health, disability, the nature-nurture debate, and how bad kids saw themselves. Preequisites: None. Co-requisites: None. Course credit exclusions: None.
- Academic Honesty
- Student Rights and Responsibilities
- Religious Observance
- Grading Scheme and Feedback
- 20% Rule
No examinations or tests collectively worth more than 20% of the final grade in a course will be given during the final 14 calendar days of classes in a term. The exceptions to the rule are classes which regularly meet Friday evenings or on Saturday and/or Sunday at any time, and courses offered in the compressed summer terms.
- Academic Accommodation for Students with Disabilities