Academic Catalog 2020-2021

HUM 150 Perspectives on Public Life

This course will examine what it has meant throughout history and in different cultures to be a member of a society. Students will learn about and critically analyze the role of the individual in civil society from depictions in history, literature, religion, philosophy, and the fine arts. A key aim of the course is to provide students with essential insight into the opportunities and justification for lives of community involvement.