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Folk Studies (FLK)

FLK 276  (3 credit hours)  
Introduction to Folk Studies  

An introduction to the study of folk traditions in different contexts, focusing on the concepts of folk group, cultural relativism, fieldwork, meaning and function, and the genres of folk narrative, folksong, folk custom and traditional material culture. Lecture: 3 credits (45 contact hours).

Attributes: AH - Arts and Humanities, AH - Arts and Humanities
Components: LEC: Lecture
FLK 280  (3 credit hours)  
Cultural Diversity in the United States  

Focuses on understanding, interpretation, and appreciation of the multicultural nature of American society. Emphasis on the varieties of cultural expression, customs and world view practiced by regional, ethnic, racial and sectarian cultures. Lecture: 3 credits (45 contact hours).

Attributes: SB - Social Behavior Science, Other
Components: LEC: Lecture