The city is shaped like an amphitheatre, with its crooked streets and tiered houses clinging to the hillsides that enclose the inner bay. Reclaimed land at bayside and the Urakami Basin provide some level land.
Through the academic disciplines and co-curricular activities, General Education provides multiple, varied, and intentional learning experiences to facilitate the acquisition of fundamental knowledge and skills and the development of attitudes that foster effective citizenship and life-long learning.
As graduates of Miami Dade College, students will be able to: Communicate effectively using listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills. Use quantitative analytical skills to evaluate and process numerical data.
Solve problems using critical and creative thinking and scientific reasoning. Formulate strategies to locate, evaluate, and apply information. Demonstrate knowledge of diverse cultures, including global and historical perspectives.
Create strategies that can be used to fulfill personal, civic, and social responsibilities. Demonstrate knowledge of ethical thinking and its application to issues in society.
Use computer and emerging technologies effectively. Demonstrate an appreciation for aesthetics and creative activities.
Describe how natural systems function and recognize the impact of humans on the environment. College-wide Activities Welcome back to a new academic year! As always, there are many learning outcomes activities happening this year.
The Learning Outcomes agenda of activities is being shared in order to solicit your participation. Please review the following activities and complete the interest form: In mid-September, all stakeholders at the College will receive a survey via email in order to collect feedback.
Please complete the survey. During this academic year, there will be a review process. Please let us know if you want to be a part of this process. Your assistance is needed to raise awareness of how potential graduates can participate in the CSLOA.
The Data Dialogues are sessions that take place throughout the campuses, where we explore our data assumptions and trends.
Network for Improvement The Network for Improvement is a framework for making decisions and choices using data to take action. Contact Us Please submit your contact information to get periodic updates about Learning Outcomes.Psychologist Jonathan Haidt studies the five moral values that form the basis of our political choices, whether we're left, right or center.
In this eye-opening talk, he pinpoints the moral values that liberals and conservatives tend to honor most. Ho Chi Minh, the enemy of the United States in the Vietnam War, was initially a friend.
He worked with U.S. special forces in rescuing downed American airmen and providing intelligence on Japanese movements during the last year of World War II. Morality in War Is war ever moral? I feel that War is a necessary part of life.
Sometimes force is the only way to defend yourself or others.
We are all equals, and It is immoral to take the life of anyone, but it is also immoral to let the life of anyone be taken.
“The Morality of War takes the reader from the Greco-Roman period to contemporary ethical challenges associated with cyberwar and terrorism. This book is approachable and enjoyable for anyone―students, scholars, and soldiers―interested in the nexus of morality and conflict.”Eric Patterson, author of.
CIVIL WAR. In "Democracy after Civil War: A Kantian Paradox," New York University, November 16, , Leonard Wantchekon presents a theory of "post-civil war democratization" which draws upon the model of political order among rational demons as well as sources from "classical political theory, contemporary democratic theory, and the state-building literature.".
Just War Theory. Just war theory deals with the justification of how and why wars are fought. The justification can be either theoretical or historical.