HUM: Humanities

Courses

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HUM 1020. INTRODUCTION TO HUMANITIES.

330

INTRODUCTION TO HUMANITIES Basic introduction to humanities. Focuses on central concepts, historical development and fundamental nature of philosophy, architecture, music, religion and art. Concepts from such disciplines integrated with contemporary American culture.

HUM 1020H. INTRODUCTION TO HUMANITIES - HONORS.

330

INTRODUCTION TO HUMANITIES - HONORS Prerequisite: Admittance to Valencia Honors Program Same as HUM 1020. In addition, course content will satisfy one Honors Program outcome. Honors Program permission required.

HUM 1380. TECHNOLOGY AND CULTURE.

330

TECHNOLOGY AND CULTURE Study of the history of technology and how technological innovation occurs within societies. The common theme is to examine how and why a society develops specific technological solutions to perceived needs, the process of creative problem solving that leads to innovation, and the social and economic forces that either allow or prevent new technology becoming established. This course does not count toward the Humanities General Education requirement nor does it count towards the Gordon Rule Writing requirement.

HUM 2220. HUMANITIES - GREEK AND ROMAN.

330

HUMANITIES - GREEK AND ROMAN Prerequisite: ENC 1101 or ENC 1101H or IDH 1110 This course encompasses a study of the ancient world with an emphasis on the study of Greek and Roman civilizations. Covers period from Trojan War through Roman era, emphasizing development and influence of classical ideas. Integrated examination of dominant ideas in Western culture as expressed in art, literature, music, philosophy and religion. Students must demonstrate college-level writing skills through multiple assignments. Minimum grade of C required if used to satisfy Gordon Rule requirement.

HUM 2220H. HUMANITIES- GREEK AND ROMAN- HONORS.

330

HUMANITIES- GREEK AND ROMAN- HONORS Same as HUM 2220 with honors content. Honors program permission required.

HUM 2223. THE MIDDLE AGES.

330

THE MIDDLE AGES Prerequisite: ENC 1101 or ENC 1101H or IDH 1110 Integrated examination of dominant ideas in Western culture expressed in art, literature, music, philosophy and religion. Covers period from late Roman Empire through Middle Ages, emphasizing development and historical influence of Christianity. Students must demonstrate college-level writing skills through multiple assignments. Minimum grade of C required if used to satisfy Gordon Rule requirement.

HUM 2223H. THE MIDDLE AGES - HONORS.

330

THE MIDDLE AGES - HONORS Same as HUM 2223 with honors content. Honors program permission required.

HUM 2232. HUMANITIES - RENAISSANCE AND BAROQUE.

330

HUMANITIES - RENAISSANCE AND BAROQUE Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C in ENC 1101 or ENC 1101H or IDH 1110 Integrated examination of dominant ideas in Western culture expressed in art, literature, music, philosophy and religion. Covers period from Renaissance through Baroque era, emphasizing synthesis of classical and Christian elements. Gordon Rule course in which the student is required to demonstrate college-level writing skills through multiple writing assignments. Minimum grade of C is required if used to satisfy Gordon Rule requirement.

HUM 2232H. HUMANITIES - RENAISSANCE AND BAROQUE - HONORS.

330

HUMANITIES - RENAISSANCE AND BAROQUE - HONORS Same as HUM2232 with honors content. Honors program permission required.

HUM 2234. 18TH AND 19TH CENTURY HUMANITIES.

330

18TH AND 19TH CENTURY HUMANITIES Prerequisite: ENC 1101 or ENC 1101H or IDH 1110 Integrated examination of dominant ideas in Western culture expressed in art, literature, music, philosophy and religion. Covers period from Enlightenment through 19th century, emphasizing emergence of rationalism and modern science and Romantic rebellion. Students must demonstrate college-level writing skills through multiple assignments. Minimum grade of C required if used to satisfy Gordon Rule requirement.

HUM 2234H. 18TH AND 19TH CENTURY HUMANITIES - HONORS.

330

18TH AND 19TH CENTURY HUMANITIES - HONORS Same as HUM 2234. In addition, course content will satisfy one Honors Program learning outcome. Honors Program permission required.

HUM 2250. 20TH AND 21ST CENTURY HUMANITIES.

330

20TH AND 21ST CENTURY HUMANITIES Prerequisite: ENC 1101 or ENC 1101H or IDH 1110 Integrated examination of dominant ideas in Western culture expressed in art, literature, music, philosophy and religion. Covers period from turn of century to present. Focuses on creative forces which have shaped contemporary consciousness from pioneering work of Einstein, Picasso, Stravinsky and Wright through dominance of objective consciousness to newly emerging guiding myths of today. Students must demonstrate college-level writing skills through multiple assignments. Minimum grade of C required if used to satisfy Gordon Rule requirement.

HUM 2250H. 20TH AND 21ST CENTURY HUMANITIES - HONORS.

330

20TH AND 21ST CENTURY HUMANITIES - HONORS Same as HUM 2250 with honors content. Honors program permission required.

HUM 2310. MYTHOLOGY.

330

MYTHOLOGY Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C in ENC 1101 or ENC 1101H or IDH 1110 Examines world mythology in comparative perspective, analyzes myths with a variety of methods, and considers the application of mythological ideas and symbols in the humanities. Students must demonstrate college-level writing skills through multiple assignments. Minimum grade of C required if used to satisfy Gordon Rule requirement.

HUM 2310H. MYTHOLOGY - HONORS.

330

MYTHOLOGY - HONORS Same as HUM2310 with honors content. Honors program permission required.

HUM 2403. MIDDLE EASTERN HUMANITIES.

330

MIDDLE EASTERN HUMANITIES Minimum grade of C in ENC 1101 or ENC 1101H or IDH 1110 The course covers topics such as Middle Eastern religions, philosophy, literature, architecture, visual arts, music, and the effects of modernity on the Middle East. Students must demonstrate college-level writing skills through multiple assignments. Minimum grade of C required if used to satisfy Gordon Rule requirement.

HUM 2410. ASIAN HUMANITIES.

330

ASIAN HUMANITIES Prerequisites: Minimum grade of C in ENC 1101 or ENC 1101H or IDH 1110 Examines dominant ideas and arts in South and East Asian cultures expressed in philosophy, literature, art, architecture, and music. Focus on India, China, and Japan; covers period from earliest civilization to present. Gordon rule course in which the student is required to demonstrate college - level writing skills through multiple writing assignments. Minimum grade of C required if used to satisfy Gordon Rule requirement.

HUM 2454. AFRICAN - AMERICAN HUMANITIES.

330

AFRICAN - AMERICAN HUMANITIES Prerequisites: Minimum grade of C in ENC 1101 or ENC 1101H or IDH 1110 An integrated study of New World cultures most impacted by the African diaspora. Topics include African civilizations; the impact of African influences on art, music, literature, dance and religion; and the creation of distinctive African- American cultures. Students must demonstrate college-level writing skills through multiple assignments. Minimum grade of C required if used to satisfy Gordon Rule requirement.

HUM 2461. LATIN AMERICAN HUMANITIES.

330

LATIN AMERICAN HUMANITIES Prerequisite: ENC 1101 or ENC 1101H or equivalent An integrated study of the history, culture, art, literature and music of Latin America. Focuses on how modern Latin American cultures are the product of a historic biological and cultural interchange between Europe, Africa, and the Americas. Topics include pre-Columbian civilizations, the Encounter and its aftermath, independence and neo-colonialism, and modernist art, literature, and cinema. Gordon Rule course in which the student is required to demonstrate college-level writing skills through multiple writing assignments. Minimum grade of C required if used to satisfy Gordon Rule requirement.

HUM 2461H. LATIN AMERICAN HUMANITIES - HONORS.

330

LATIN AMERICAN HUMANITIES - HONORS Same as HUM 2461 with honors content. Honors program permission required.

HUM 2930. SELECTED TOPICS IN HUMANITIES.

1-3variable

SELECTED TOPICS IN HUMANITIES Seminars offered for students interested in special topics in humanities. Topics selected from special areas of art, architecture, literature, religion, music and philosophy or combination of these areas. Multiple credit course. May be repeated for credit and grade forgiveness cannot be applied.

HUM 2941. INTERNSHIP EXPLORATION IN HUMANITIES.

1-4variable

INTERNSHIP EXPLORATION IN HUMANITIES Prerequisites: Satisfactory completion of all mandated courses in Reading, Mathematics, English, and English for Academic Purposes; a minimum 2.0 institutional or overall GPA; and 12 credits including 6 credits in Humanities, three of which must be a Gordon Rule writing course; and Internship Office approval. The Program Director/Program Chair/Program Coordinator or Internship Placement Office has the discretion to provide override approval as it relates to the waiver of required program/discipline-related courses. This course is a planned work-based experience that provides students with supervised career exploration activities and/ or practical experiences. Each earned credit of internship requires a minimum of 80 clock hours of work. Multiple credit course. May be repeated for credit, but grade forgiveness cannot be applied. (Internship Fee: $10.00).