Humanities
INTRO TO HUMANITIES
HUM& 101
5 Credits
55 hours of lecture
Interdisciplinary exploration of the human experience and expression, which travels through multiple time periods and cultures to investigate art, philosophy, religion, politics, literature, and what it means to be "human". [HA, SE]
INTRODUCTION TO CINEMA
HUM 152
3 Credits
22 hours of lecture - 22 hours of lab
Introductory course on the study of Film history, production techniques, aesthetics and social impact of the American film industry from early 1900's to present. [HA, SE]
BIOETHICS
HUM 180
3 Credits
33 hours of lecture
A study of biological science and ethics. Ethical principles and theories are used in solving bioethical dilemmas. Concepts studied include genetic engineering, inherited disorders, cloning, physician assisted suicide, allocation of health resources, organ donation, and environmental ethics. Credit not allowed for both BIOL 180 and HUM 180. [HA, NS, SE]
INTRO TO GAY, LESBIAN, BISEXUAL & TRANS STUD
HUM 210
5 Credits
55 hours of lecture
An interdisciplinary survey of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and trans issues in the sciences, social sciences, and humanities with an emphasis on the period from 1900 to the present in the United States. Introduction to the most compelling and problematic aspects of modern cultural representation of and discourse on sexual and gender identity. Prerequisite: College level reading and writing recommended. [HA, SE, SS]
SELECTED TOPICS
HUM 280
1 - 5 Credits
55 hours of lecture
Selected topics in Humanities. Topics vary and course theme and content change to reflect new topics. This course may be repeated for credit. Specific topics are listed in the quarterly class schedule. [SE]
SPECIAL PROJECTS
HUM 290
1 - 5 Credits
Opportunity to plan, organize and complete special projects approved by the department. Prerequisite: Consent of Instructional Unit. [GE]