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Introduction to Humanities
INTRO TO HUM
CLASS CODE: HUM 101 CREDITS:  3
DIVISION: LANGUAGE & LETTERS
DEPARTMENT: HUMANITIES & PHILOSOPHY
GENERAL EDUCATION: This course fulfills a General Education - Arts requirement.

DESCRIPTION: Designed to give students a broad overview of painting, sculpture, music, literature, architecture and film. The course examines how the arts reflect humanity's attempt to find meaning and fulfillment in life.
TAUGHT: Fall, Winter, Summer
CONTENT AND TOPICS: This is an introductory course designed for those who have minimal knowledge or experience with the arts. The curriculum introduces students to the fundamentals of painting, printmaking, photography, sculpture, cinema, theatre, literature, music and architecture. In addition, students learn how style relates to the arts and become acquainted with major historical styles and periods.
GOALS AND OBJECTIVES: Discover the fundamentals of painting, printmaking,photography, sculpture, cinema, theatre, literature, music, and architecture.
Learn how style relates to the arts.
Become acquainted with major historical styles and periods.
Understand how the arts reflect humanity's attempt to find meaning and fulfillment in life.
Recognize many of the world's great cultural creations.
Gain greater understanding of and appreciation for the arts.
REQUIREMENTS: Class Discussions
Identification Quizzes
Artwork Observation
Chapter Quizzes
Written Tests
Student Presentations
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