Class Schedule

Class Schedule For Humanities & Religious Studies - Fall2022

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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 81102 1 Lecture 45/35 W MND2009 0300PM-0415PM Akiyama,Kengo HUM (C2),HY
01 book for HRS 4 Section 01 81102 1 Lecture 45/35 M WEBONLINE - Staff HUM (C2),HY
02 book for HRS 4 Section 02 80940 1 Lecture 120/5 WEBONLINE - Akiyama,Kengo AB386,FL,HUM (C2)
03 book for HRS 4 Section 03 80886 1 Lecture 43/20 TR MND1020 0900AM-1015AM Terry,Wendy R 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 81103 1 Lecture 45/35 TR MND2009 1200PM-0115PM Bacich,Chris HUM (C2)
02 book for HRS 10 Section 02 80659 1 Lecture 45/0 WEBONLINE - Bacich,Chris AB386,FL,HUM (C2)

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 80624 1 Lecture 45/0 WEBONLINE - Shinbrot,Victoria AB386,FL,HUM (C2)
02 book for HRS 11 Section 02 81231 1 Lecture 45/0 WEBONLINE - Shinbrot,Victoria AB386,FL,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 81388 1 Discussion 25/25 MW MND1024 0300PM-0415PM Spitzer,Scott L E

HRS 60 - Pop Culture (3 Units)

Focus on thinking critically and building arguments about popular culture in its various forms, including television, film, music, art, and literature. Enhances understanding of popular culture, including definitions of key analytical terms, sociocultural history, generic structures, and aesthetic appreciation.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 60 Section 01 81232 1 Lecture 45/0 MW WEBONLINE 0130PM-0245PM Coleman,Jillian A3,AB386,FL
02 book for HRS 60 Section 02 86780 1 Lecture 45/0 WEBONLINE - Coleman,Jillian A3,AB386,FL

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 86791 1 Lecture 43/6 MWF MND1022 1100AM-1150AM Staff HUM (C2)

HRS 80 - Introduction to Film (3 Units)

Introduction to the aesthetics of cinema, including understanding of how lighting, editing, angles, shot length, and framing create meaning in film. Discussion of aesthetic movements such as German Expressionism, Nouvelle Vague, and auteurism.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 80 Section 01 81328 1 Lecture 45/0 R WEBONLINE 0130PM-0245PM Staff AB386,C1,FL
01 book for HRS 80 Section 01 81328 1 Lecture 45/0 T WEBONLINE - Staff AB386,C1,FL

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 80625 1 Discussion 37/26 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 80688 1 Discussion 30/24 W MND1020 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 80055 1 Lecture 43/19 MW MND1020 0130PM-0245PM 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 86276 1 Lecture 37/9 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
01 book for HRS 119 Section 01 Low Cost Course Materials 80661 1 Lecture 120/52 T MND1005 0600PM-0850PM Thoma,Judy L HUM (C2),LCCM
02 book for HRS 119 Section 02 80763 1 Lecture 45/0 MWF MND2009 0900AM-0950AM Karnes,Steven HUM (C2)
03 book for HRS 119 Section 03 81101 1 Lecture 45/0 MWF MND2009 1100AM-1150AM Karnes,Steven HUM (C2)
04 book for HRS 119 Section 04 81220 1 Lecture 45/0 R WEBONLINE 0300PM-0415PM Warnes,Mathias AB386,FL,HUM (C2)
04 book for HRS 119 Section 04 81220 1 Lecture 45/0 WEBONLINE - Staff AB386,FL,HUM (C2)

HRS 121 - Intr Heb Bible(Old Tstmt) (3 Units)

Survey of the historical narratives and other literature of the Bible, analysis of archeological evidence and introduction to the basic problems of textual criticism. Topics of study will include the origins and development of early Judaism and its interaction with surrounding cultures.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 121 Section 01 81234 1 Lecture 45/19 MW MND2009 1200PM-0115PM Akiyama,Kengo 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 Low Cost Course Materials 80121 1 Lecture 25/0 TR ARC1010 1030AM-1145AM Doyno,Mary HUM (C2),LCCM

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 Low Cost Course Materials 81165 1 Lecture 37/0 TR MND1024 0130PM-0245PM Doyno,Mary HUM (C2),LCCM

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 80508 1 Lecture 43/8 TR MND1020 1200PM-0115PM Stark,Harvey HUM (C2)

HRS 147 - History of Buddhism (3 Units)

Examines in cultural and historical perspective, drawing on both ancient and contemporary sources, the key practices and ideas of Buddhist traditions in India, China, Southeast Asia, Tibet, Japan, and other surrounding regions; as well as the more recent spread of these practices and ideas to Europe, North America, and Australia.

Cross listed: HIST 147

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 147 Section 01 81389 1 Lecture 45/21 TR DLN1010 0130PM-0245PM Dubois,Joel A 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 Zero Cost Book 80420 1 Lecture 120/0 WEBONLINE - Thoma,Judy L AB386,FL,HUM (C2),ZCCM
02 book for HRS 151 Section 02 Zero Cost Book 80473 1 Lecture 37/0 T MND1020 0300PM-0415PM Thoma,Judy L HUM (C2),ZCCM
02 book for HRS 151 Section 02 Zero Cost Book 80473 1 Lecture 37/0 R WEBONLINE - Staff HUM (C2),ZCCM
03 book for HRS 151 Section 03 80656 1 Lecture 45/0 MWF MND2009 1000AM-1050AM Karnes,Steven 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 86632 1 Lecture 37/17 T MND1024 0530PM-0820PM 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 Low Cost Course Materials 80655 1 Lecture 120/0 WEBONLINE - Jaoudi,Maria M AB386,FL,HUM (C2),LCCM

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 80475 1 Lecture 100/0 WEBONLINE - Solso,Allison AB386,FL,HUM (C2),RE
02 book for HRS 161 Section 02 80694 1 Lecture 45/9 TR MND2009 0730AM-0845AM Solso,Allison HUM (C2),RE
03 book for HRS 161 Section 03 80494 1 Lecture 37/1 MW MND1024 0130PM-0245PM Poxon,Judith L 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 80626 1 Lecture 37/0 TR MND1024 1030AM-1145AM 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 86726 1 Lecture 25/0 TR MND1003 0130PM-0245PM Gough,Peter HUM (C2)

HRS 171 - Intro To East Asian World (3 Units)

Comparative study of the cultural heritages of China and Japan through literature, art, religion, philosophy and history. East Asian modes of thinking and humanistic expressions will be identified and contrasted with those of the West.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 171 Section 01 81235 1 Lecture 45/14 MW MND2009 0130PM-0245PM Staff HUM (C2)

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 81236 1 Lecture 45/0 T WEBONLINE 0130PM-0245PM Staff AB386,ARTS (C1),FL
01 book for HRS 181 Section 01 81236 1 Lecture 45/0 R WEBONLINE - Staff AB386,ARTS (C1),FL

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 86871 1 Seminar 15/8 T MND1020 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 80689 1 Independent Study 3/3 - Staff

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 81098 1 Seminar 15/8 M MND1020 0530PM-0820PM Nystrom,Bradley

HRS 235 - Transcendence & Transgression (3 Units)

Interdisciplinary study of Romanticism and other literary, philosophical, and artistic movements of the 18th and 19th centuries. Topics will vary from term to term.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 235 Section 01 86280 1 Seminar 15/12 R MND1024 0530PM-0820PM Shinbrot,Victoria

HRS 290M - Saints, Relics, and Miracles (3 Units)

Seminar for graduate students in Department of Humanities and Religious Studies. 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 190M

Prerequisite: Completion of 9 units of lower division core courses and eligibility for WI classes based on WPJ placement score or passage of the appropriate prerequisite; HRS majors or minors only.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 290M Section 01 86872 1 Seminar 15/9 T MND1020 0530PM-0820PM Doyno,Mary

HRS 299 - Special Problems (1-3 Units)

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

Prerequisite: Approval of the faculty member under whom the work is to be conducted and of the department's Graduate Advisor.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 299 Section 01 80879 1 Thesis Research 99/98 - Shinbrot,Victoria
02 book for HRS 299 Section 02 81027 1 Thesis Research 99/99 - Staff
03 book for HRS 299 Section 03 81498 1 Thesis Research 99/99 - Staff
04 book for HRS 299 Section 04 81527 1 Thesis Research 99/99 - Staff

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 80433 1 Thesis Research 1/0 - Shinbrot,Victoria
02 book for HRS 500 Section 02 81449 1 Thesis Research 1/1 - Staff
03 book for HRS 500 Section 03 81458 1 Thesis Research 1/1 - Staff

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Class Attribute Codes

A3 - Critical Thinking (A3)

AB386 - On Line

ARTS (C1) - Arts (Area C1)

C1 - World Civilizations (C1)

E - Understanding Personal Development (E)

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

RE - Race & Ethnicity Graduation Requirement (RE)

WI - SAC:WRITING INTENSIVE GRAD REQ

ZCCM - Zero Cost Course Materials

Session Codes

1 - Regular Academic Session (08/29/2022 to 12/09/2022)