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Innovative Teaching Highlights

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The Interdisciplinary Studies and American Studies majors are an innovative approach that amalgamates the strengths of multiple disciplines, allowing students to explore the interconnectedness of various fields. The department's teaching methods reflect this paradigm shift, enabling students to excel in this major.


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The department offers courses that examine a range of topics, from small graffiti tags to political slogans and commissioned murals, which transform the urban landscape. These courses offer students valuable insights into distinct disciplines in contemporary universities, viewing them through the lens of evidence in different fields of human knowledge. For example, the "Street Art" course explores the evolution of this art form, its different styles and techniques, and the messages conveyed by street artists through their work. The "Taylor Swift versus the Patriarchy" course examines the challenges female artists face in the entertainment industry and in a patriarchal society.

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The department's innovative teaching approach is evident in the wide range of courses offered, catering to the diverse interests of students. This approach allows students to explore different areas of study and gain knowledge in various fields. Additionally, the department encourages students to take courses from different disciplines to gain a broader perspective and a well-rounded education.


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In conclusion, the department's innovative teaching approach to the interdisciplinary studies major is helping students prepare for successful careers. By offering a wide range of courses and encouraging collaboration, the department is helping students develop a deep understanding of the interconnectedness of different fields, preparing them for success in an ever-changing world.

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