Arts, Languages, and Philosophy is a vibrant and diverse department, dedicated to enhancing the experience and education of Missouri S&T's students through immersion in philosophy, languages, media studies, art, film, music, and theatre courses.
Department of Education grant prioritizes Latin American Studies.
Missouri S&T students soon will have even more incentive to study abroad in Central and South America. A team of S&T faculty has received a $93,229 grant from the U.S. Department of Education to help fund a new minor in Latin American studies.
Grant builds bridge between humanities and engineering at S&T.
Missouri S&T students traveling to Latin America for study abroad trips and service projects will soon have the opportunity to learn more about the cultures of the countries they are visiting and earn course credit.
Lorie Francis receives Faculty Achievement Award.
Lorie Francis, assistant teaching professor of music, receives Faculty Achievement Award.
Dr. Audra Merfeld-Langston, associate professor of French and chair of arts, languages and philosophy at Missouri S&T, is honored as the 2017 Woman of the Year.
The award is funded by Missouri S&T alumna and Board of Tustees member Cindy Tang, Econ,’85. Thanks to her generosity, each recipient of the Woman of the Year Award receives professional development funds and a personal gift.
Students can earn a B.S. in philosophy. We also offer three minors. The study of philosophy emphasizes the understanding of ideas, the capacity to identify assumptions, and the ability to gain insights into problems and puzzles.
In ALP, students may work with an advisor to write their own degree programs, combining S&T's general BA requirements with two or three focus areas to design an individualized academic curriculum reflecting their own special interests and needs.
We offer courses in Spanish, German, Russian, and French, where students can also earn a minor in any of these areas. We are a dedicated faculty students, fostering their ability to converse on an elementary level just after two semesters of study.
Communication underlies every human interaction, whether among friends, in the workplace, or as the citizens and leaders of our communities. Understanding how communication works is essential to the process of becoming an effective member of our work and communities.
There are various avenues to experience and study art throughout college, but the most effective and thorough way is by taking an art course from our program. We offer courses in art appreciation, art history, study of film, as well as courses in design, painting, and photography.
You are invited to become a member of some of Missouri S&T's most exciting, fun, and challenging organizations. Whether you are incoming freshman, a member from last year or from years past, there is a place for you in one or more of the bands, orchestras, and choirs.
We offer courses in media production and performance, theatre apprecation, and special projects. Students, community, and faculty are involved in these productions - a good time is always had.