Hill College

Humanities

Humanities at Hill College

Hill College offers two humanities courses, Humanities I and II. Both courses are part of the core curriculum and either one will fulfill the Humanities requirement of the Academic Core. These courses may be taken in any order.

HUMANITIES

MASTER SYLLABI

HUMA 1301 

HUMA 1302

Course Descriptions

HUMA 1301 Introduction to Humanities I

This stand-alone course is an interdisciplinary survey of cultures focusing on the philosophical and aesthetic factors in human values with an emphasis on the historical development of the individual and society and the need to create. Covers approximately the beginning of human civilization through the Middle Ages.

HUMA 1302 Introduction to Humanities II

This stand-alone course is an interdisciplinary survey of cultures focusing on the philosophical and aesthetic factors in human values with an emphasis on the historical development of the individual and society and the need to create. Covers approximately the Age of Enlightenment to present day.

OCCUPATIONS

Students who complete a bachelor's degree with a major in Humanities may seek employment in fields such as advertising, public administration, journalism and any other occupation that benefits from synthesis of complex information, written and visual communication, creative thinking and action, multi-cultural understanding and awareness of global and national human events, both at present and throughout history.

For more information about these courses, please contact the  following:

Thomas Smith
Humanities and Economics Instructor
tbsmith@hillcollege.edu 
(254) 659-7893
Karen Kaiser
Department Coordinator
kkaiser@hillcollege.edu
(817) 760-5888