Timeroom: Fall 2021

Displaying 1 - 10 of 15 Results for: Subject = HUMA
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Humanities

HUMA 401 (01) - Introduction to the Humanities

Introduction to Humanities

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   50  
CRN: 14698
Introduction to the interdisciplinary study of the humanities. Taking as its entry point a significant work, the course is organized by topics related to that work, selected and arranged to invoke lively intellectual debate among faculty and students alike. Group lectures by the four core humanities faculty members. The instructors teaching the course will provide material for smaller weekly discussion sections led by each of those faculty members. Requirements include lively discussions, papers, and examinations. Not repeatable.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Equivalent(s): HUMA 401W
Attributes: Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Will Smiley
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 MW 9:40am - 11:00am MCC 230
Additional Course Details: 

Durham   Liberal Arts :: Humanities

HUMA 401W (01) - Introduction to Humanities

Introduction to Humanities

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 13142
Introduction to the interdisciplinary study of the humanities. Taking as its entry point a significant work, the course is organized by topics related to that work, selected and arranged to invoke lively intellectual debate among faculty and students alike. Group lectures by the three core humanities faculty members. The instructors teaching the course will provide material for smaller weekly discussion sections led by each of those faculty members. Requirements include lively discussions, papers, and examinations. Writing intensive. Not repeatable
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Equivalent(s): HUMA 401
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Nicole Ruane
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm HS G34
Additional Course Details: 

This course meets jointly with HUMA 401W.02. Its topic this semester is POWER AND RESPONSIBILTY. How does power go and hand and hand with responsibility? What happens if you have one without the other? How do individual power and responsibility interact with the power and responsibility of a group? What makes a good leader and why? We will examine these issues using ancient texts, modern literature, history, films and psychological studies. 

 

Durham   Liberal Arts :: Humanities

HUMA 401W (02) - Introduction to Humanities

Introduction to Humanities

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 12983
Introduction to the interdisciplinary study of the humanities. Taking as its entry point a significant work, the course is organized by topics related to that work, selected and arranged to invoke lively intellectual debate among faculty and students alike. Group lectures by the three core humanities faculty members. The instructors teaching the course will provide material for smaller weekly discussion sections led by each of those faculty members. Requirements include lively discussions, papers, and examinations. Writing intensive. Not repeatable
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Equivalent(s): HUMA 401
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Paul Robertson
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 TR 11:10am - 12:30pm HS G34
Additional Course Details: 

Humanities 401 takes as its title this semester: Power and Responsibility. How and why do we decide to live as we do? What is more important, the common good or individual life? What responsibilities are inherent in community membership? Who gets to have power in a group, and why? We will be exploring such questions with help from authors and works from Plato and The Bible, to ancient law codes and modern case studies.

Manchester   UNH-Manchester :: Humanities

HUMA 412 (M1) - Humanities II

Humanities II

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - UNHM Credit (15 weeks) (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 13769
Introduction to the humanities and Western culture through literature, history, philosophy, music, art, and architecture. Examination of selected historical periods from the Enlightenment to the present through the use of readings, films, slides, and field trips. Writing intensive.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Inquiry (Discovery), Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Jeffrey Haight, Peter Conklin
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 W 6:01pm - 9:00pm PANDRA P305
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Humanities

HUMA 444E (H01) - What is a Criminal?

Honors/What is a Criminal?

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 16922
Criminals are people who break the law -- In theory. How do people become criminals (with regard to biological, cultural, and economic influences)? What happens to them in the criminal justice system, and how does the system shape the definition of "criminal"? We will also discuss "criminals of conscience" from Thoreau and Gandhi to Edward Snowden. The course will emphasize reading but will also engage with other media, including films, podcasts, and visual art.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Only listed classes in section: Freshman
Only the following students: Honors Program
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Inquiry (Discovery), Humanities(Disc), Honors course
Instructors: Katherine Gaudet
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 TR 2:10pm - 3:30pm MURK 118
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Humanities

HUMA 444F (01) - Travelers in the Premodern World

Travelers in Premodern World

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 14699
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. Writing intensive.
Section Comments: Open only to new freshmen in June. Continuing students who will be freshmen or sophomores in the fall may register when WEBCAT registration re-opens in mid-July.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Only listed classes in section: Freshman, Sophomore
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, World Cultures(Discovery), Inquiry (Discovery)
Instructors: Ann Zimo
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 MWF 2:10pm - 3:00pm MURK 118
Additional Course Details: 

Durham   Liberal Arts :: Humanities

HUMA 500 (01) - Critical Methods in the Humanities

Critical Methods in Humanities

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   20  
CRN: 11308
Critical analysis of works in the humanities. Focuses on major texts, evaluation of secondary literature, research writing, criticism. Required of all HUMA majors. Writing intensive.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Equivalent(s): ECS 550
Only listed colleges in section: Liberal Arts
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Inquiry (Discovery), Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Nicole Ruane
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 MW 2:10pm - 3:30pm MURK 201
Additional Course Details: 

Durham   Liberal Arts :: Humanities

HUMA 505 (01) - Introduction to Religion

Intro to Religion

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 16258
This course provides an introduction to religion, exploring the various ways that this phenomenon has been understood, approached, practiced, and studied across human history. The course will examine the different ways that religion can be defined, drawing from a variety of humanities and other disciplines. Foundational theories explaining the origins, persistence, and continued relevance of religion will be compared and applied to different traditions. Topics include concepts of divinity, rituals, myth, mysticism and spirituality, pilgrimage, death and the afterlife, and ultimate reality.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Equivalent(s): RS 505
Only listed colleges in section: Liberal Arts
Attributes: Humanities(Disc)
Instructors: Nicole Ruane
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 TR 3:40pm - 5:00pm MURK 118
Additional Course Details: 

Please note that one can register for this course through Humanities (HUMA) or Religious Studies (RS). There are seats set aside for both programs. If the HUMA seats are full, register through RS, and vice versa. It has the same Discovery credit. 

What is religion?

Why do people believe?

How can we understand it?

Durham   Liberal Arts :: Humanities

HUMA 511A (01) - Medieval Humanities: Rise of Global Empires

Medieval Humanities

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 16260
The medieval period saw a dynamic explosion in cultural connections. From the Islamic caliphates to the Mongols to the European empires in the Americas and Asia, the origins of global interconnectivity can be found in the period between 700 and 1700 CE. In this co-taught course, we explore the art, philosophy, history, and cultures of the medieval world to see how global connectivity shaped the human experience.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Equivalent(s): HUMA 511B, HUMA 511C, HUMA 511D
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Fine&PerformingArts(Discovery)
Instructors: David Richman
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 MW 11:10am - 12:00pm HORT 207
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 F 11:10am - 12:00pm PCAC M213
Durham   Liberal Arts :: Humanities

HUMA 511B (01) - Medieval Humanities: Rise of Global Empires

Medieval Humanities

Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   25  
CRN: 16261
The medieval period saw a dynamic explosion in cultural connections. From the Islamic caliphates to the Mongols to the European empires in the Americas and Asia, the origins of global interconnectivity can be found in the period between 700 and 1700 CE. In this co-taught course, we explore the art, philosophy, history, and cultures of the medieval world to see how global connectivity shaped the human experience.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Equivalent(s): HUMA 511A, HUMA 511C, HUMA 511D
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, World Cultures(Discovery)
Instructors: Jennifer Armstrong
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 MW 11:10am - 12:00pm HORT 207
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 F 11:10am - 12:00pm MURK G01