This Certificate of Achievement is intended for the enhancement of previous education, self-enrichment and enjoyment, and broader exposure to world cultures that may benefit employees in law, education, human services, business, hospitality, retail, and numerous other fields.
If the student chooses two semesters of a world language, this would also be a benefit in any field of employment.
The curriculum integrates writing and literature, culture, and the history of ideas, with the further option of one or two semesters of a language. Emphasis is placed on multicultural understanding and critical thinking skills such as critical analysis of texts and creative works and comparison of ideas. Students who complete this certificate of achievement will be able to demonstrate knowledge of history, cultural diversity, and heritage.