AP/HREQ4820 6.0 A: Genocide and Crimes against Humanity
Calendar Description / Prerequisite / Co-Requisite
The overall aim of the course is to develop a critical understanding of genocide and to develop the student¿s ability to analyze genocide in both historical and contemporary contexts. The course will examine the causes and consequences of genocide. Genocides studied include Indigenous, Armenian, the Holocaust, Cambodian, Rwandan, former Yugoslavian, and others. Students will investigate the terms genocide, crimes against humanity, and war crimes and explore them through the lens of human rights and equity.Course credit exclusion: Prior to Fall 2019: HREQ/SOCI 4020 6.00Prerequisites: 78 credits, or permission of the Undergraduate Program Director.
- 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