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HUMANITIES

HUM 1

INTRODUCTION TO WESTERN CULTURE� (3)

Class Hours: 3 Lecture, C1.� Strongly Recommended Preparation: ENG 1A or equivalent.

Humanities 1 is a survey course dealing with the development of religion, art, literature, drama, music, architecture, philosophy, and "cultural achievements" of the western tradition, with special emphasis upon their historical context.� (AA, CSU, UC)

HUM 22

INTRODUCTION TO COMPARATIVE RELIGION� (3)

Class Hours: 3 Lecture� C2,� Strongly Recommended Preparation: ENG 1A or equivalent.

Humanities 22 is a historical and comparative survey of the development of religious ideas out of mankind's origins.� Special emphasis is given to primitive and ancient beliefs, Hinduism, Buddhism, Judaism, Christianity and Islam.� (AA, CSU, UC)� (This course will occasionally meet at off campus locations and the student will be responsible for arranging his/her own transportation to those locations.)

HUM 30/60 EXPERIMENTAL COURSE� (.5-3)

Class Hours: 18 Lecture hours or 54 Laboratory hours for each semester unit.

Humanities courses numbered 30/60 are designed to permit departments to meet an immediate student or community need, to explore newer methods in teaching a subject, to offer courses which are innovative and to provide variety and flexibility in curriculum.� A required course description identifies each course subject.� These courses may be taken for CR/NC.� (AA, CSU)

HUM 49/99

DIRECTED STUDY� (1-2)

Class Hours: 54 laboratory for each semester unit. No more than 2 units per semester per 49 series.

HUM 49/99 is designed for students who wish to undertake special projects related to a particular field.� Students, under instructor guidance and acknowledgement, may pursue individual exploration after completing or while currently enrolled in at least one course in the department of directed study.� (AA, CSU)

 
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