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HUM 300: Classical Humanities Textbook (Collom)

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    This course is a survey of Western culture that focuses on the human values expressed through painting, sculpture, architecture, music, literature, and philosophy. Emphasis is on the civilizations of Greece, Rome, and the Middle Ages.

    Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

    • describe the role of the arts in society.
    • analyze major works of visual arts, music, and literature from each of the periods presented.
    • evaluate and logically discuss in written and oral form key philosophical concepts developed in western culture from ancient times through the Middle Ages.
    • compare thematic similarities across a broad range of artistic media, including oral and written literature, music, theatre, visual arts, and architecture.


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