SOCIOL 2211S: Corrections: An Inside-Out Course

Sociology

Campus: Newark; Marion
Instructor: Angela Bryant; Brenda Chaney
Terms offered: Autumn Semester, Spring Semester

Description:

Inside-Out courses  offer an innovative and transformative approach to learning. This experiential-based learning course is composed of various approaches and interdisciplinary modes of inquiry into US models of corrections, including classical debates and contemporary issues. The program brings college students and incarcerated individuals together in a classroom setting to develop a partnership between institutions of higher learning and prison systems nationally .Participants will counter predominant stereotypes and myths held about prisons and prisoners through personal engagement; see crime and justice issues from new perspectives; see themselves as actors in relation to these issues, and consequently as potential agents of social change; gain a positive experience from which to build new ideas about public service and meaningful citizenship; and take part in a grass-roots movement directed at transforming public thought and opinion on mass incarceration.

Though course is repeatable, only one iteration will count for GE credit.
Prereq: Permission of instructor. Repeatable to a maximum of 6 cr hrs. GE service learning course.

ESCE 2189S: First Education Experience Program (FEEP)

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Campus: Lima, Mansfield, Newark, Marion, Columbus
Instructor: Dawn Swihart (Lima), Redmond Wood (Mansfield), Carrie Wysocki (Newark), Marcus Herzberg (Marion), Yvonne Goddard (Columbus)
Terms offered: Autumn, Spring

Description:

Provides opportunities for students to explore education as a possible career path via a combination of field and seminar requirements. Students spend time in local, public PreK-12 school-based settings, interacting with various professionals and students.

Syllabus:

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ENGLISH 2367.01S: Language, Identity, and Culture in the U.S. Experience

English

Class Number: 33940; 1468
Campus: Columbus; Marion
Instructor: Gavin Johnson; Amy Tibbals
Terms offered: Spring Semester, Summer Semester
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Description:

Extends & refines expository writing & analytical reading skills emphasizing recognition of intertextuality & reflection on compositional strategies on topics pertaining to education & pop culture in America

Syllabus:

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