Humanities and Social Science Courses

All students will take eight courses in the humanities; at least six of the following subject areas must be represented:

  • Art

  • Classical Studies – history, literature, philosophy of Greece and Rome

  • English or American literature

  • Modern language and literature – Arabic, French, Italian, Russian, or Spanish, in the original or in translation

  • Music

  • Philosophy

  • Religious Studies

  • Speech Communication

Students who take one of the prescribed core courses in Art and/or Music may also offer one studio course in art and/or music toward the core curriculum. The following course may be offered toward the general humanities requirement of the core curriculum (but not toward the required six areas): Dance 101 – Modern Dance.

Available humanities courses

Campus

HIS 250 Latin America St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
HIS 363 Immigration and Identity: The Question of Race and Ethnicity in American Life St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
MUS 212 Latin American Music St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
SOC 247 Hispanic Culture and Community St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus
SOC 249 Race and Ethnic Relations St. Joseph's College,Brooklyn Campus St. Joseph's College, Long Island Campus

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