Graduate Program in Liberal Studies
MODERN MIND (3)
The twin theses of self and society, freedom and servitude in 19th- and
20th-century thinkers, from Darwin to Marx to Freud; the search for secular,
rational, and scientific ways of seeing the world after the death of God.
TOPICS IN CONTEMPORARY CULTURE (3,3)
Usually offered by faculty from
humanities and social science disciplines on subjects
relating to contemporary life, thought, and art.
TOPICS IN LIBERAL STUDIES (3,3)
Special topics in liberal studies designed by Rutgers and other faculty
members. Topic announced each term as courses are offered.
INDEPENDENT STUDY (3)
Conference or other non-classroom study individually
arranged with an instructor to permit exploration of a
subject in depth.
PROJECT IN LIBERAL STUDIES I (3)
Supervised work on a project leading to the M.A. degree in
Permission of a faculty sponsor and the
program director needed
MATRICULATION CONTINUED (E1)
For students not registered for courses but wishing to maintain their
admission status in the program.