Eastern Michigan University
Eastern Michigan University
Eastern Michigan University
Banner

EMU First Year Seminar and Living/Learning Communities

EMU Red Clay game in 2008.

Persuasion of individuals and groups is all part of the
RTTP method. EMU Red Clay game in 2008.

Living/Learning Courses 2012

EMU Offers the following courses using the RTTP method in the First Year Seminar and Living/Learning Communities

HIST 179 Reacting to the World: This is a First Year Seminar and Living/Learning Community. Enrollment in this First Year Seminar is restricted to entering first year students. Students will study three critical historical periods and some of the classic texts that are crucial to these histories. Students will draw on their knowledge and understanding of these periods to play three "Reacting to the Past" historical role-playing games. In each game, students will represent historical figures and make historically informed arguments in order to influence other players and achieve predefined victory conditions.

HIST 179 fulfills the Humanities requirement of the General Education Program.

Available Sections for Fall 2012:

CRN Course Title Days Time Instructor
15205 HIST 179 Reacting to the World TR 330p-445p Egge
15203 HIST 179 Reacting to the World MW 930a-1045a Higbee
15204 HIST 179 Reacting to the World MW 1100a-1215p Higbee
15207 HIST 179 Reacting to the World TR 1230p-145p Olwell
15206 HIST 179 Reacting to the World TR 930a-1045a Whitters

Helpful links:

Living-Learning Themes

Living-Learning Housing Contract

Residence Life and Residential Services homepage