Academic discipline

  1. What is an academic discipline?

 

  • A course that is deemed to be of value in the humanities

 

  • An identifiable but evolving domain of knowledge that its members study using certain tools that serve as a way of knowing that is powerful but constraining

 

  • A course that is offered at a university that focuses on the natural world.

 

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  1. What is the purpose of a discipline?

 

  • To interpret reality according to certain prescribed guidelines and provide its members with organizational support

 

  • To provide sufficient information so that courses may be aligned with a particular department

 

  • To support promotion and tenure for faculty

 

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  1. The “social content of disciplines” refers to?

 

  • The academic content of the discipline

 

  • The community of scholars who engage in the work of the discipline

 

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  1. Disciplines share beliefs about how and how much we can understand about the nature of the world we live in. This is their

 

  • Methodology

 

  • Sociology

 

  • Epistemology

 

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  1. Branches of specialties within disciplines are called subdisciplines

 

  • True
  • False

 

  1. Disciplines in the category of natural sciences include

 

  • Math, Physics, Biology, and Chemistry

 

  • Sociology, Psychology, Anthropology

 

  • Music, Art, Pottery, Ceramics

 

 

  1. Disciplines in the category of social sciences include

 

  • Music, Art, Pottery, Ceramics

 

  • Math, Physics, Biology, Chemistry

 

  • Psychology, Sociolog, Anthropology

 

 

  1. Disciplinary perspectives are

 

  • essential to interdisciplinary studies and integrated in interdisciplinary research

 

  • irrelevant to interdisciplinary studies and interdisciplinary research

 

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  1. Disciplinary thinking is the cognitive process that occurs when a person considers a concept, idea, or problem from the perspective of her or his disciplinary training.

 

  • True

 

  • False

 

 

 

  1. Most universities are organized into ____________ where the same disciplinary experts are housed.

 

  • Classrooms

 

  • Departments

 

  • pods

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