Bard Sequence Electives explore a range of topics based around the interest and need of our partner sites and the academic background of Sequence faculty. Each three-credit course is designed to pique students’ interest in diverse subjects while also building students’ confidence and fluency in skills that translate across disciplinary lines, including textual analysis, argumentation and discussion, and academic writing. The electives course catalogue is updated each semester based on feedback from our existing and new partners.
Current course offerings include: The History of Black Baltimore, Drugs and Empires, The Global History of Disease and Medicine, and Writing and Composition.
New courses in the catalogue starting in SY 2021-22 include Civic Engagement and Social Change, American History 1960 to the Present, Introduction to Gender Studies, Introduction to Computer Science, College Algebra, College Calculus, and Social Psychology.
Browse our course descriptions to learn more.