Introduction to American Humanities 2: 1877 to the Present

Introduction to American Humanities 2: 1877 to the Present
Value systems reflected in the arts and ideas of the United States from 1877 to the present.
IHUM
262
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesNone
 TaughtFall, Winter
 OfferedHonors also.
Course Outcomes

European and American History

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

American History: 1876 to Present

develop an appreciation for the rich variety of cultural traditions and voices on display in American history from 1876 to the present

Critical Thinking, Analysis, and Writing

demonstrate the skills of humanistic study, i.e. analyze, think critically and write clearly and
persuasively

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

Research Arguments and Methodologies

produce original arguments based on sound research methodology

Scholarly Discourse

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

Lifelong Learning and Service

commit to a lifetime of learning and service to humanity