Liberal Arts

The Associate of Arts (AA) in Liberal Arts provides a broad educational foundation in social sciences, humanities, mathematics, and the sciences. Education, teaching, public administration, political science, and business are a few of many opportunities open to Liberal Arts majors. The program is also recommended to students who are exploring their academic options prior to committing to a specific vocation.

Program Outcomes:

• The student will exercise critical thinking methods to identify/solve problems.
• The student will demonstrate oral presentations and writing assignments.
• The student will utilize practical modern applications through electronic technology.
• The student will interpret Dakota traditions, values, and perspectives into contemporary societal applications.

 

Faculty

The Liberal Arts faculty are professionals who have been employed in private and public sectors of education and business. They continue to participate in professional development and scholarly activity to enhance their knowledge and to serve as role models for lifelong learning.
For more information about the program, contact Academic Dean, 701-766-4415. info@littlehoop.edu

 

Eric Rogness

Kevin Cartwright

Dr. Brent Voels

Eric Rogness
Social Science Instructor
701-766-1324
eric.rogness@littlehoop.edu

Kevin Cartwright
English Instructor
701-766-2395
kevin.cartwright@littlehoop.edu

Dr. Brent Voels
Sciences Instructor
701-766-1358
brent.voels@littlehoop.edu

 

Courses of Essential Studies

Course # Course Name Offered
Credits
ENGL 100 Student Success FA,SP
1
ENGL 110 College Composition I FA,SP,SU
3
ENGL 120 College Composition II* FA,SP,SU
3
COMM 110 Fundamentals of Public Speaking FA,SP
3
  ND:ARTS  
3
  ND:HUMANITIES   3
  ND:SS  
3
  ND:SS  
3
CSCI 101 Introduction to Computers FA,SP
3
HPER 217 Personal & Community Health FA,SP
2
HPER101-104 Physical Education Activity   1
MATH 103 College Algebra** FA,SP,SU 3
SCIENCE/L ND:LABSC  
4
DS 110 Dakota Thought, Philosophy, & Culture*** FA,SP,SU 3
ENGL 161 Dakota Language I FA,SP,SU 3
  TOTAL  
41
     
  *Prerequisite of ENGL 110 (College Composition I)  
  **Prerequisite of MATH 102 (Intermediate Algebra) or Appropriate Placement Test  
  ***Alternate Summer Rotation  
     

 

Program Electives

Course # Course Name
Credits
  Elective courses or fulfillment of a declared degree program totaling at least 22 credits
  TOTAL
22

 

Degree Program Total Credits.....63