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Class Schedule For Humanities & Religious Studies - Fall2018

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HRS 4 - Exploring World Religions (3 Units)

Comparative inquiry into the nature of global religions, including Hinduism, Buddhism, Confucianism, Daoism, Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Experiential, social, and material aspects of religions will be considered as well as beliefs and practices.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 4 Section 01 86185 1 Lecture 37/0 MW MND1024 0130PM-0245PM Solso,Allison HUM (C2)
02 book for HRS 4 Section 02 86186 1 Lecture 45/7 MW MND4004 0300PM-0415PM Poxon,Judith L HUM (C2)
03 book for HRS 4 Section 03 86187 1 Lecture 37/4 TR MND1024 1200PM-0115PM Jaoudi,Maria M HUM (C2)

HRS 10 - Arts+Ideaswest:Anc-Mediev (3 Units)

Introduction to the literature, art, architecture, philosophy and history of the ancient and medieval West, with emphasis on classical Greece and Rome and the European Middle Ages.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 10 Section 01 80548 1 Lecture 33/1 MW ARC1011 1200PM-0115PM Doyno,Mary HUM (C2),LCOM-29
02 book for HRS 10 Section 02 81062 1 Lecture 45/4 WEBONLINE - Doyno,Mary FL,HUM (C2)
80 book for HRS 10 Section 80 86360 1 Lecture 16/4 MW ARC1011 1200PM-0115PM Doyno,Mary HUM (C2),LCOM-29

HRS 11 - Arts+Ideas West: Ren-Mod (3 Units)

Introduction to the literature, art, architecture, music, philosophy, and history of the West from the Renaissance to the present.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 11 Section 01 80980 1 Lecture 45/4 TR MND2009 0130PM-0245PM Shinbrot,Victoria HUM (C2)

HRS 21 - First Year Seminar (3 Units)

Introduction to the nature and possible meanings of higher education, and the functions and resources of the University. Designed to help students develop and exercise fundamental academic success strategies and to improve their basic learning skills.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 21 Section 01 80407 1 Discussion 9/0 MW DH111 0300PM-0415PM Dubois,Joel A E,LCOM-46
80 book for HRS 21 Section 80 87059 1 Discussion 16/1 MW DH111 0300PM-0415PM Dubois,Joel A E,LCOM-29

HRS 70 - Art+Ideas Asia:Anc To Med (3 Units)

Introduction to the cultural history of ancient and early medieval Asia incorporating examples of art, literature, philosophy, and religion, providing a survey of China, India, and several other distinct cultures of the areas surrounding them--especially Japan.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 70 Section 01 80666 1 Lecture 45/23 W MRP1014 0600PM-0850PM Shek,Richard H HUM (C2)

HRS 71 - Arts+Ideas Asia:Modern (3 Units)

Introduction to the cultural history of late medieval and modern Asia incorporating examples of art, literature, philosophy, and religion, providing a survey of China, India, and several other distinct cultures of the areas surrounding them--especially Japan.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 71 Section 01 85623 1 Lecture 45/0 TR DLN1010 1030AM-1145AM Dubois,Joel A HUM (C2)

HRS 105 - Approaches To Humanities (3 Units)

Advanced study of interdisciplinary methods applied to the arts, including literature, music and other modes of humanistic expression.

Prerequisite: HRS 10 and HRS 11 or instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 105 Section 01 80984 1 Discussion 15/5 TR MND1024 0300PM-0415PM Shinbrot,Victoria

HRS 108 - Approaches Relig Studies (3 Units)

Exploration of the history and methodology of Religious Studies, including the analysis of several significant theories of the origin and function of religion. Methods and theories drawn from the disciplines of psychology, sociology, history, anthropology, philosophy and feminist studies.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 108 Section 01 81152 1 Discussion 20/14 R MND2009 0530PM-0820PM Stark,Harvey

HRS 113 - Culture Classical Greece (3 Units)

Examination of the Golden Age of Athens and the birth of Western humanism; studies in the classical ideals, tragedy, comedy, poetry, history, philosophy, art and architecture.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 113 Section 01 80088 1 Lecture 45/13 MW SHS240 0300PM-0415PM Nystrom,Bradley HUM (C2)

HRS 117 - Paganism In Roman World (3 Units)

Survey of ancient Roman paganism, the wide variety of religious beliefs, practices, and institutions found throughout the Roman world. Topics include Greek influences, traditional religion, state and ruler cults, healing cults, oracles, astrology, mystery religions, priests and priestesses, prayer, sacrifice, and religious philosophies.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 117 Section 01 85624 1 Lecture 37/8 MW MND1024 1200PM-0115PM Brodd,Jeffrey HUM (C2)

HRS 119 - Classical Mythology (3 Units)

Study of Greek and Roman myths and hero tales and their place in the arts and literature of Western civilization. Also provides an introduction to the general nature and function of myth.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
03 book for HRS 119 Section 03 81077 1 Lecture 125/14 R MND1003 0600PM-0850PM Thoma,Judy L HUM (C2)
04 book for HRS 119 Section 04 85699 1 Lecture 45/7 MW EUR113 0300PM-0415PM Warnes,Mathias HUM (C2)

HRS 126 - Hist Christianity Reformn (3 Units)

Christianity from Jesus to Martin Luther. Emphasis on the evolution of Christian thought and institutions and the relationship of the Church to popular culture and secular powers.

Cross Listed: HIST 126; only one may be counted for credit.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 126 Section 01 80165 1 Lecture 25/8 TR EUR105 1200PM-0115PM Terry,Wendy R HUM (C2)

HRS 131 - Medieval Culture (3 Units)

Decline of Rome to the Renaissance. Emphasis on the cultural development of the West from the Germanic invasions until the advent of Humanism with attention to theology, art, architecture and literature to illustrate the dynamics of these diverse years.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 131 Section 01 80688 1 Lecture 43/1 MW MND1020 0130PM-0245PM Doyno,Mary HUM (C2)

HRS 144 - Introduction To Islam (3 Units)

Survey of the Islamic way of life: its beliefs, traditions and practices from Quranic origins and the Sunna of the Prophet Muhammad. The historical development of Islamic law, religious sects, mysticism, and intellectual thought of the global Muslim community from medieval to contemporary times.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 144 Section 01 80736 1 Lecture 43/2 TR MND1020 1200PM-0115PM Stark,Harvey HUM (C2)

HRS 151 - World Mythology (3 Units)

Introduction to the nature and function of myth. The specific literature studied will be exclusive of classical mythology and because of the breadth of subject matter will vary in content. The mythology of at least four cultures will be covered each term.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 151 Section 01 80576 1 Lecture 45/0 MWF MND2009 0900AM-0950AM Karnes,Steven D HUM (C2)
02 book for HRS 151 Section 02 80672 1 Lecture 43/4 MWF MND2009 1100AM-1150AM Poxon,Judith L HUM (C2)
03 book for HRS 151 Section 03 81058 1 Lecture 125/6 WEBONLINE - Thoma,Judy L HUM (C2)
04 book for HRS 151 Section 04 85676 1 Lecture 40/0 TR MND1020 0900AM-1015AM Poxon,Judith L HUM (C2)

HRS 154 - Food, Farming, and the Sacred (3 Units)

Examination of primary sources dealing with the sacred dimensions of food and farming in pre-modern and modern world cultures. Attention paid to sustainable, small-scale farming, and spiritual perspectives that promote and reinforce sustainable food practices. Interested students may receive one additional unit of credit for 20 hours of work with a local organization involved in farming and/or local food distribution through the Community Engagement Center and reflection assignments relating this work to course materials.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 154 Section 01 81250 1 Lecture 45/7 MW MND2009 0130PM-0245PM Warnes,Mathias HUM (C2)

HRS 155 - Spirit+Nature (3 Units)

Comparative inquiry into the critical connection between religion and nature. Traditional views of selfhood, the sacred, morality and specific ecological issues, such as energy consumption will be examined through representative sources in world religions.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 155 Section 01 81057 1 Lecture 125/6 WEBONLINE - Jaoudi,Maria M AB386,FL,HUM (C2)

HRS 161 - Multicultural America (3 Units)

Topically structured, interdisciplinary introduction to the cultural experiences of historically under-represented groups. Historical and contemporary events, as well as values and beliefs in American culture, are examined through various artistic expressions, such as music, painting and literature.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 161 Section 01 80674 1 Lecture 101/0 WEBONLINE - Donath,Jackie R AB386,FL,HUM (C2),RE
02 book for HRS 161 Section 02 Zero Cost Book 81215 1 Lecture 45/0 R MND2009 1200PM-0115PM Buckman,Alyson R HUM (C2),HY,RE,ZCCM
02 book for HRS 161 Section 02 Zero Cost Book 81215 1 Lecture 45/0 WEBONLINE - Staff HUM (C2),HY,RE,ZCCM
03 book for HRS 161 Section 03 80712 1 Lecture 85/5 WEBONLINE - Solso,Allison AB386,FL,HUM (C2),RE
04 book for HRS 161 Section 04 85702 1 Lecture 40/1 TR MND4004 0900AM-1015AM Solso,Allison HUM (C2),RE
90 book for HRS 161 Section 90 85703 1 Lecture 24/1 WEBONLINE - Donath,Jackie R AB386,ECOM-12,HUM (C2),RE

HRS 168 - Images Of America (3 Units)

Interdisciplinary survey of major events, trends and figures in American history viewed through the lenses of American literature, visual arts, music and architecture. The arts in America are studied in relation to major ideas, significant personalities and important historical events from the period of the early republic to the present.

Prerequisite: GWAR certification before Fall 09; or WPJ score of 80+; or 3-unit placement in ENGL 109M or ENGL 109W; or 4-unit placement in ENGL 109M or ENGL 109W and co-enrollment in ENGL 109X; or WPJ score 70 or 71 and co-enrollment in ENGL 109X.

Cross Listed: HIST 168; only one may be counted for credit.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 168 Section 01 80986 1 Lecture 30/0 TR MND1024 0130PM-0245PM Solso,Allison HUM (C2),RE,WI

HRS 169 - Hollywood+America (3 Units)

Chronological survey of American films and their cultural significance from the 1890s to the present. Focus on films produced in Hollywood, the contexts in which they were created and the impact of Hollywood as a geographical and mythical place in the development of American culture.

Cross Listed: HIST 169; only one may be counted for credit.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 169 Section 01 80458 1 Lecture 25/0 TR DLN1010 1200PM-0115PM Gough,Peter HUM (C2)

HRS 178 - Religions of India (3 Units)

An introduction to the bewildering diversity of Indian religions, relating religious practices & ideas to broader cultural developments, including visual arts and literature. Focuses on the way Hindu, Buddhist, Jain and Sikh traditions address the concept of karma in distinctive ways, paying special attention to the way words and intentions are said to influence the consequences of a person's deeds.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 178 Section 01 85628 1 Lecture 45/25 TR MND2009 0300PM-0415PM Dubois,Joel A HUM (C2)

HRS 180 - The Film (3 Units)

Introduction to the aesthetics of cinema with special attention to the evolution of critical theories of cinema within the framework of twentieth century arts and ideas.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 180 Section 01 80135 1 Lecture 125/32 T MND1003 0600PM-0850PM Boeck,Rick E ARTS (C1)

HRS 181 - Contemporary Issues Film (3 Units)

Examination of contemporary film and film criticism from an interdisciplinary perspective, stressing the links between film, literature, the visual arts and society.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 181 Section 01 Low Cost Course Materials 85629 1 Lecture 45/0 T MND2009 1200PM-0115PM Buckman,Alyson R ARTS (C1),HY,LCCM
01 book for HRS 181 Section 01 Low Cost Course Materials 85629 1 Lecture 45/0 WEBONLINE - Buckman,Alyson R ARTS (C1),HY,LCCM

HRS 183 - World Rel & Cultures in Cinema (3 Units)

Examination of the religious and spiritual dimensions of selected films from around the world. The cinematic arts are examined in relationship to religious and spiritual concerns, concepts, and values.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 183 Section 01 80745 1 Lecture 45/0 TR MND2009 1030AM-1145AM Jaoudi,Maria M HUM (C2)

HRS 190M - Saints, Relics, and Miracles (3 Units)

Seminar in Humanities and Religious Studies majors. Examines the role of the body in the creation of saints' cults in medieval Europe through analysis of literature and art. Considers how the idea of martyrdom set the terms for an ideal Christian life and explores the role relics, pilgrimage and miracle stories played in medieval society.

Cross Listed: HRS 290M

Prerequisite: Student must complete 9 units of lower division core courses and be eligible for WI classes based on WPJ placement score or passage of the appropriate prerequisite

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 190M Section 01 85632 1 Seminar 20/13 W MND1024 0530PM-0820PM Doyno,Mary

HRS 199 - Special Problems (1-3 Units)

Tutorial-reading course involving independent research. Topic and research method to be decided upon jointly by student and instructor.

Note: May be repeated for credit.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 199 Section 01 81155 1 Independent Study 3/2 - Jaoudi,Maria M
02 book for HRS 199 Section 02 87453 1 Independent Study 3/1 - Poxon,Judith L
03 book for HRS 199 Section 03 87459 1 Independent Study 3/2 - Doyno,Mary
04 book for HRS 199 Section 04 87502 1 Independent Study 99/98 - Dubois,Joel A

HRS 200A - Culture+Expression (3 Units)

Interdisciplinary seminar on cultural movements, figures, and art forms of eras from prehistory to the Europen Middle Ages. Focus on the West with some global comparison. Emphasis on theoretical perspectives, methods, and research techniques germane to the humanaties.

Prerequisite: Must be a HRS major or minor

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 200A Section 01 80675 1 Seminar 8/0 W MND2009 0530PM-0820PM Nystrom,Bradley

HRS 202 - Western Aesthetics:Tradtn+Revs (3 Units)

Introduction to critical methodologies in the Humanities and to techniques of formal analysis as applied to specific eras and artworks in Western cultural history.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 202 Section 01 85633 1 Seminar 8/0 R MND1024 0530PM-0820PM Shinbrot,Victoria

HRS 296 - Experimental Offerings in HRS (3 Units)

Special graduate-level experimental course on specific themes, figures or topic areas. Scheduled as needed.

Note: May be taken twice for credit if topic differs.

Prerequisite: Instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 296 Section 01 85634 1 Seminar 8/3 M MND1024 0600PM-0850PM Shek,Richard H

HRS 500 - Culminating Experience (3 Units)

Completion of a thesis or comprehensive examination.

Prerequisite: Advanced to candidacy and permission of the Graduate Coordinator.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 500 Section 01 80599 1 Thesis Research 1/0 - Shinbrot,Victoria

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Class Attribute Codes

AB386 - On Line

ARTS (C1) - Arts (Area C1)

E - Understanding Personal Development (E)

ECOM-12 - ECom 12 Leadership, Politics, & the Justice System

FL - Fully Online (no In-Person Meetings Incl. Finals)

HUM (C2) - Humanities (Area C2)

HY - Hybrid (OnLine & In-Person Meetings)

LCCM - Low Cost Course Materials, under $40.00

LCOM-29 - LCom 29 - Living In a Multicultural Society

LCOM-46 - LCOM 46

RE - Race & Ethnicity Graduation Requirement (RE)

WI - SAC:WRITING INTENSIVE GRAD REQ

ZCCM - Zero Cost Course Materials

Session Codes

1 - Regular Academic Session (08/27/2018 to 12/07/2018)