Timeroom: Fall 2024

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Durham   Liberal Arts :: Humanities

HUMA 444F (H01) - Travelers in the Premodern World

Hon/TravelersPremodernWorld

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 16252
Travel is a fundamental aspect of the human experience. This course explores the human experience of travel using materials originating from across premodern world. Students investigate materials ranging from maps and pilgrimage accounts, to poetry and stories to understand what has compelled people to undertake the often perilous road. In the process, they consider the role of travel in cultural contact, communication, exchange, and the generation an spread of knowledge.
Only the following students: Honors Program
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, World Cultures(Discovery), Inquiry (Discovery), Honors course
Instructors: Ann Zimo
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 MW 9:10am - 10:30am MURK 201
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Durham   Liberal Arts :: Humanities

HUMA 526 (01) - Humanities and Science

Humanities and Science

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   24  
CRN: 12467
In this interdisciplinary course, students examine the ways in which scientific and technological understanding affects the development of cultural expression. Scientific, technological and environmental factors are sometimes discussed as if they are separate from human beings, but in this course we will consider the myriad direct, complex, and surprising ways that they drive cultural shifts and are then understood in evolving ways by cultures. Topics vary with instructor. May be repeated once if topics is different.
Repeat Rule: May be repeated for a maximum of 8 credits.
Equivalent(s): HUMA 651
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Ann Zimo
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 MW 2:10pm - 3:30pm MURK 104
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