Grand Challenge Curriculum

Grand Challenge Curriculum courses immerse students in complex challenges facing the world. Register for a GCC course and prepare to grapple with important and complex global problems from multiple disciplinary perspectives. 

Fall 2017 

Can We Feed the World Without Destroying It?

gcc 3003/5003

gcc 3005

The Future of Work and Life in the 21st Century

World Food Problems: Agronomics, Economics, and Hunger

3018

Each Grand Challenge Course:

  • focuses on a global issue
  • is 3 credits
  • fulfills a Liberal Education Theme requirement
  • counts as an Honors experience
  • co-taught by outstanding, cross-disciplinary faculty

 

Questions? 

Talk to your academic advisor or email oue@umn.edu.

Preparing Students for a World of Grand Challenges