Post Tagged with: "core requirements"

EDITORIAL: Codify Curricular Exploration

Students in the School of Foreign Service have long joked that the rigid core curriculum practically forces them to major in core requirements. Meanwhile, another familiar refrain claims that SFS actually stands for “Safe From Science.” Both of these distinctions may subside starting with the Class of 2022. Last week,[Read More…]

by February 17, 2017 0 comments Editorial, Opinion, Opinion - Top

Editorial: Getting to the Core Are the goals of the undergraduate core curricula being fully realized?

What does it mean to hold a Georgetown degree? Every undergraduate receives a degree in a major or even two, which allow for concentration in a specified field. Still, major requirements fill, at most, only half of the average student’s credit hours over four years. Another portion of undergraduate courses[Read More…]

by December 3, 2010 0 comments Opinion