Activism 101

Full Title: 
Activism 101
Instructor: 
Tiffany Christian
Day/Time Taught: 
114: MWF 10:00 - 10:50am; 185: MWF 9:00 - 9:50am
Term: 
Fall
Year: 
2014
Prefix: 
UCO
Course Number: 
1200
Section-1: 
114
Section-2: 
185

We all  have some issue that we would like to fight for – whether it’s advocating for the helpless, improving the environment, or creating better opportunities.  No matter what your intended major and career are, there are ways you can impact the world for the better.  During this course, you will:

·       Explore various methods of activism ranging from simple volunteering to policy advocacy and philanthropy

·       Research the history of an activist within your intended major/career

·       Learn about opportunities to be involved as an activist from local to global levels

·       Design and implement your own activism project, applying the concepts learned in this course

Contact FYS

The First Year Seminar is part of the General Education Program located in Anne Belk Hall, Room 250.

Phone: 828-262-2028

Our mailing address:
First Year Seminar
ASU Box 32065
Appalachian State University
Boone, NC 28608

Director of First Year Seminar:
Dr. Martha McCaughey
mccaugheym@appstate.edu

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