Comparative Arts and Letters
 

Introduction to American Humanities 1: Colonial Era Through 1876

Introduction to American Humanities 1: Colonial Era Through 1876
Value systems reflected in the arts and ideas of the United States from the colonial era to 1876.
IHUM
261
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesNone
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring Contact Department
 OfferedHonors also.
 ProgramsContaining IHUM 261
Course Outcomes: 

Figures and Works in American Arts: Pre-Columbian to 1876

Develop a broad familiarity with some of the most significant figures and works in the history of the American arts from Pre-Columbian times to 1876

Lifelong Learning and Service

Commit to a lifetime of learning and service to humanity

European and American Cultural History

Demonstrate broad interdisciplinary knowledge of European and American cultural and
intellectual history

Figures and Works in American Arts: 1876 to Present

Develop a broad familiarity with some of the most significant figures and works in the history of the American arts from 1876 to the present

Scholarly Discourse and Methodology

Engage with current scholarly discourse within the accepted methodology of the field
concerned

Cultural Traditions and Voices: Pre-Columbian to 1876

Develop an appreciation for the rich variety of cultural traditions and voices on display in American history from Pre-Columbian times to 1876