Humanities (HUMN)

HUMN-201  Introduction to Humanities    4 Credits

Prerequisites: COMM-101
Terms Offered: Summer, Fall, Winter, Spring
NOTE: Summer-2017 will be the LAST TERM this course is offered. It will be replaced with LS-201 starting in the Fall. The humanities are disciplines focused on the study of literature, philosophy, and the arts. This course is designed to introduce students to the humanities by the examination of selected works in drama, fiction, poetry, philosophy, and the fine arts. Formal graded writing assignments will be integrated into the course.
Lecture: 4, Lab 0, Other 0

HUMN-391  Special Topics in Humanities    4 Credits

Prerequisites: HUMN-201 and SSCI-201
Terms Offered: As needed
An interdisciplinary course focusing on a specific topic. The purpose of the course is to bring to bear on one geographical area, historical era, artistic movement, or cultural phenomenon the perspectives of several disciplines within the humanities, thus providing a comprehensive and coherent examination of the chosen topic. This course may be repeated for credit under different topics.
Lecture: 4, Lab 0, Other 0

HUMN-499  Humanities Independent Study    4 Credits

Prerequisites: HUMN-201 and SSCI-201
Minimum Class Standing: Sophomore
Terms Offered: As Needed
Humanities Independent Study course. See Dept. Head for prerequisites. This course facilitates depth and breadth of study in a particular area of the Humanities. This course may not serve as a substitute for any of the courses in the general education component, including the Humanities elective and senior seminar. Students must request and receive approval of the independent study topic with the instructor. The form stating the independent study name, credit hours, description and approval must reach the Registrar's office, no later than Wednesday, first week.
Lecture: 4, Lab 0, Other 0