HUM 216 - Survey of Non-Western Cultures

Course Description

Effective: 2016-05-01

Introduces students to beliefs, historical developments, and forms of creative expression that have shaped cultures in regions outside Europe and North America (non-western). Studies the cultures, values, creative expressions, and historical development of selected non-western regions of the world: Asia, Africa, Middle East, Oceania, or the Pre-Columbian Americas.
Lecture 3 hours, Total 3 hours per week.
3 credits

General Course Purpose

This course responds to the need for global understanding in the twenty-first century. A unique feature of this course is both interdisciplinary and experiential learning units that will offer students of all learning preferences an opportunity to study humanities at an advanced level.

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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