American Culture

Subject
Humanities (HUM)
Course Designator
HUM.253
Academic Dean
Assistant Vice President of Academic Services, Dean of Arts & Sciences
Last Offered
2019WI
Official Course Description

This course is designed to introduce from a variety of programs to a humanities approach into American Culture. This exploration will focus on the way the humanities and their concern with art, ethics, history, philosophy, and culture analyze the cultural production and reproduction of values in the United States. This course will stress interaction through writing, collaborative assignments, presentations, and discussions to emphasize the humanities' commitment to self-discovery, expression, and reflection. Prerequisites: ENG.111 and either SPE.101 or SPE.257. (Minimum grade of "C" in each.)

Upcoming Offerings

Below is a list of the planned HUM.253 course sections for this semester and near future. The seat availability shown below is not updated in real time and may be out of date. Please keep in mind that course sections may be cancelled, changed, or otherwise altered before the course section start date.

2019 Fall (August-December)3 course sections

Section NameSynonymLocationMeeting InfoInstructorSeats AvailableAcademic CreditsBilling CreditsAdditional Info
Section Name
HUM.253.W01
Synonym
59391
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
August 24 December 13
Online Course
Instructor
Jackie Justice
Seats Available
0 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
Registration is closed for this section.
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Section Name
HUM.253.W02
Synonym
59392
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
August 24 December 13
Online Course
Monday, Wednesday 1:00 PM – 2:25 PM
Instructor
Eric Chemberlin
Seats Available
18 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
This is a 'real time,' synchronous, online course. We will be using Zoom software to 'attend class' online during the scheduled meeting time. Students must 'attend class' using a device and location with high-speed internet capabilities.
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Section Name
HUM.253.W03
Synonym
60982
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
August 24 December 13
Online Course
Instructor
Melissa Rohen
Seats Available
3 of 25
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
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2020 Winter (January-May)3 course sections

Section NameSynonymLocationMeeting InfoInstructorSeats AvailableAcademic CreditsBilling CreditsAdditional Info
Section Name
HUM.253.W01
Synonym
59908
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
January 11 May 8
Online Course
Instructor
To Be Announced
Seats Available
30 of 30
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
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Section Name
HUM.253.W02
Synonym
59909
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
January 11 May 8
Online Course
Instructor
To Be Announced
Seats Available
30 of 30
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
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Section Name
HUM.253.W03
Synonym
59910
Location
Internet Offering
Meeting Info
January 11 May 8
Online Course
Instructor
To Be Announced
Seats Available
30 of 30
Academic Credits
3.00
Billing Credits
3.00
Additional Info
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