Fall 2018 Course Descriptions for
Humanities

HUM 306 Humanities: Modern Period
This course will focus on the art, literature, music and philosophy of the twentieth century. We will cover early modernism, postwar existentialism, the avant-garde as well as new voices in poetic protest.

HUM 315 Topic: Asian Humanities - Gods, Gurus, and the Tao
This course examines the dominant ideas and arts in South and East Asian cultures as expressed in philosophy, literature, art, architecture, and music. Focus on India, China, and Japan; covers period from earliest civilization until the present.