IDS 3053: Introduction to Interdisciplinary Inquiry
Course Description for Introduction to Interdisciplinary Inquiry
Introduction to Interdisciplinary Inquiry
Description: This course provides an introduction to Interdisciplinary Studies, and to the IDS major at UNF. Students will explore the history of interdisciplinary studies, and will examine the theoretical perspectives and methodological approaches that different disciplines bring to bear on a line of inquiry. The course also helps to prepare students for the research, writing, and oral communication tasks found in advanced coursework in the major. In addition, this course involves a variety of individual and group advising components to help students plan their academic work within the major, develop their programs of study, and investigate their capstone options. Students should take this course as early as possible in their career. This course is required for the theme-based interdisciplinary studies major.