HUMANITIES

Humanities

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Mario Rivera Mario Rivera riverama@lacitycollege.edu 2734

 

bear Andrew Walzer walzerah@lacitycollege.edu 2744

 

Humanities and Civilization Courses
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HUMANITIES 6: Great People, Great Ages (3 UNITS) - (RPT 1) (UC:CSU)

Advisory: English 28/31 or equivalent.
Introduction to ideas and methods in the Humanities. Exploration of the way in which individuals and groups create meaning in their lives and in the world around them.

HUMANITIES 8: Great Women, Great Eras (3 UNITS) - (RPT 1) (UC:CSU)

Advisory: English 28/31 or equivalent.
Introduction to ideas and methods in gender studies. Exploration of changing gender identities of men and women in society.

HUMANITIES 20: Japanese Civilization (3 UNITS) - (UC:CSU)

Advisory: English 28/31 or equivalent.
A survey of Japanese civilization from ancient times to the present; the historical and cultural backgrounds; significant aspects of Japanese culture; religion, philosophy, socio political institutions and art forms.

HUMANITIES 30: The Beginnings of Civilization (3 UNITS) – (UC:CSU)

Advisory: English 28/31 or equivalent.
Introduction to Ancient Cultures and World Religions. Examination of the foundational texts, art and ideas of ancient India, China, the Middle East, Egypt and Greece.

HUMANITIES 31: People in Contemporary Society (3 UNITS) - (UC:CSU)

Advisory: English 28/31 or equivalent.
Examinations of the cultural encounters between European culture and the cultures of the Americas, Asia and Africa beginning from the Renaissance to present day.

HUMANITIES 42 (SAME AS FRENCH 10): French Civilization (3 UNITS) – (UC:CSU)

Prerequisite: English 28/31 with a satisfactory grade or equivalent.
Lectures and discussions in English on the geography, history, government, and institutions of France: the life and customs of the people; the literature. Arts, and sciences; and the contributions to civilization.

HUMANITIES 45 (SAME AS KOREAN 16): Korean Civilization ( 3 UNITS) – (UC:CSU)

Advisory: English 28/31 or equivalent.
This course offers the students lectures and discussions in English on geography, history, government and institutions of Korea; the life and customs of the people; the literature, arts, and sciences; the contribution to civilization.

HUMANITIES 61: People and Their World: The Creative Processes (3 UNITS) - (UC:CSU)

Advisory: English 28/31 or equivalent.
A study of the individual and society, with emphasis on creative processes as expressed in myths and dreams, and an exploration of works of art and literature to discover the range of creative instinct.

HUMANITIES 63: ArmenianCivilization (3 UNITS) - (UC:CSU)

Advisory: English 28/31 or equivalent.
A survey of Armenian civilization its development from ancient times to the present. Lectures and discussions on geography, history, and social structures of Armenia; religion, literature, and sciences; art, music and customs, and the contribution to the world.