Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2016

     

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HUMA 102 001 (CRN: 25028)

RENAISSANCE TO PRESENT

Long Title: FROM RENAISSANCE TO PRESENT: INTRODUCTION TO WESTERN LITERATURE, HISTORY, AND PHILOSOPHY
Department: Humanities Division
Instructor: Emden, Christian
Meeting: 10:50AM - 12:05PM TR (11-JAN-2016 - 22-APR-2016) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
 
Section Max Enrollment: 19
Section Enrolled: 12
Enrollment data as of: 29-MAY-2024 12:33PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
28-APR-2016  
9:00AM - 12:00PM R
 
Description: Study of the foundational intellectual and artistic texts of the Western tradition from the Renaissance to Einstein. Consideration of texts and images over time and in their historical development as we reflect on who are and how we got here. Readings from Machiavelli, Shakespeare, Kant, Flaubert, Nietzsche, Freud, Beauvoir, Einstein, Levi, Kuhn, Borges, and King, and images from such artists as Michelangelo, Goya, and Picasso.