Academic Catalog - 2018-2019

College of Arts and Letters

Department of Comparative Cultural Studies

Humanities, Minor


Academic Information

Do you consider yourself an out-of-the-box thinker, a cultural critic, a citizen of the world? In this minor, students explore the world in an interdisciplinary way, developing the skills of analysis, interpretation, and communication crucial to their professional and academic development. Come learn about the ideas that matter to you, today, and about people across cultures and eras through art, literature, media, and technology.

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Academic Catalog - 2018-2019

College of Arts and Letters

Department of Comparative Cultural Studies

Humanities, Minor


Careers

What Can I Do with a Minor in Humanities?

This minor provides you with multiple opportunities to engage with the values and ideas at the borders between issues like the fine and popular arts, nature and the city, politics and the arts, music and commerce, and identity and history. You'll gain critical reading and thoughtful writing skills that translate to careers as diverse as teaching, law, diplomatic service, the arts and cultural sector, and international studies.

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Academic Catalog - 2018-2019

College of Arts and Letters

Department of Comparative Cultural Studies

Humanities, Minor


University Requirements

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Academic Catalog - 2018-2019

College of Arts and Letters

Department of Comparative Cultural Studies

Humanities, Minor


Overview

In addition to University Requirements:

Please note that you may be able to use some courses to meet more than one requirement. Contact your advisor for details.

No more than 50% of the units used to satisfy minor requirements may be used to satisfy major requirements.

Minimum Units for Completion 18
Major GPA C

Purpose Statement
 
This minor prepares students to analyze, synthesize, and interpret perennial and contemporary societal issues from a combination of humanistic perspectives. It develops graduates who can effectively communicate their ideas to aid personal and community-based problem-solving. Through the analysis of multiple perspectives in literature, film, technology, art, religion, and environment, students in this minor investigate the nature of human imagination and perception that influence their values—and those of others around them.
 
Student Learning Outcomes
Graduates of the Minor in Humanities are able to:

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Academic Catalog - 2018-2019

College of Arts and Letters

Department of Comparative Cultural Studies

Humanities, Minor


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Minor Requirements
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Academic Catalog - 2018-2019

College of Arts and Letters

Department of Comparative Cultural Studies

Humanities, Minor


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