read and communicate effectively.
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Use close and critical reading strategies to read and analyze complex texts pertaining to social science; attend to nuance, make connections to prior knowledge, draw inferences, and determine main idea and supporting details.
Analyze point of view, context, and bias to interpret primary and secondary source documents.
Understand that diversity of interpretation arises from frame of reference.
Communicate clearly and coherently in writing, speaking, and visually expressing ideas pertaining to social science topics, acknowledging audience and purpose.
Present a coherent thesis when making an argument, support with evidence, articulate and answer possible objections, and present a concise, clear closing.