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    Jun 25, 2024  
2016-2017 Catalog 
2016-2017 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Area B: Humanities and Fine Arts

  • A.A., A.A.T.: 9 credit hours
  • A.S.: 6 credit hours, 1 course from Humanities and 1 from Fine Arts
  • A.F.A.: 6 credit hours from Humanities only

Study in the Humanities, Fine Arts, and Philosophy helps develop an understanding of what it means to be human. These courses expose students to great works of literature, art, music, and theater, enhancing their appreciation and understanding of the arts. They also examine the religious traditions and cultural expressions of people in a variety of cultures who have struggled to understand the basic questions that confront human beings - questions about good and evil, identity, courage, love, truth, justice, and morality.

Select 2 or 3 courses (6 or 9 credit hours), with at least one course selected from fine arts and at least one course from the humanities:

Fine Arts Courses




Humanities Courses

Foreign Languages


*Foreign Language Requirements: Some universities have a foreign language requirement. Generally, four years of a single foreign language in high school or four semesters of language in college will fulfill this requirment. It is recommended that students complete the entire sequence at one institution.






These Interdisciplinary Humanities and Fine Arts courses may be used for either humanities or fine arts credit: