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Spring 2017

Humanities Courses:

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HUM151 - Introduction to Irish Culture, History, and Arts
Credits: 3

Catalog Description: Introduces students to the general culture, myths, legends, history of Ireland through participation in the Ireland Study Abroad Program. Explores key cultural elements and historical events in Ireland: its mythology, folklore, art, music, literature, and major political events. Provides critical insights into Ireland’s contributions to world culture and civilization. through field trips, discussions, “laboratory” experiences and extensive writing. Participation in the Ireland Study Abroad program required.

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HUM160 - An Introduction to the Culture, History, and Arts of Italy
Credits: 3

Catalog Description: Immerses students in the general culture, myths, legends, history of Italy through participation in the Study Abroad Program. Explores key cultural elements and historical events of Italy: its mythology, folklore, art, music, literature, and major political events. Provides critical insights into Italy’s contributions to world culture and civilization. Through field trips, discussions, “laboratory” experiences and extensive writing. Participation in the Study Abroad program required.

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HUM161 - Introduction to the Culture, History, and Arts of England and Scotland
Credits: 3

Catalog Description: Immerses students in the cultural, historical, and physical environment of England and Scotland through participation in the Study Abroad Program. Explores key cultural elements and historical events of England and Scotland: their mythology, folklore, art, music, literature, and major political events. Provides critical insights into the countries’ contributions to world culture and civilization through field trips, discussions, “laboratory” experiences and extensive writing. Participation in the Study Abroad program required

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HUM220 - Western Humanities 1
Credits: 4

Catalog Description: Searches for moral, social, and political alternatives and meaning embodied in the institutions, culture, and literature of Western Civilization, from the beginnings to 1600. The course provides a narrative history of the designated period. Writing-intensive. Summer only. Prerequisite: ENG 102 or ENG 105.

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