Class Schedule

Class Schedule For Humanities & Religious Studies - Spring2022

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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 30002 1 Lecture 37/1 TR MND1024 1030AM-1145AM Solso,Allison HUM (C2)
02 book for HRS 4 Section 02 30003 1 Lecture 37/1 TR MND1024 0900AM-1015AM Terry,Wendy R HUM (C2)
03 book for HRS 4 Section 03 30004 1 Lecture 120/0 WEBONLINE - Akiyama,Kengo FL,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 30006 1 Lecture 45/0 WEBONLINE - Karnes,Steven FL,HUM (C2)
02 book for HRS 10 Section 02 30007 1 Lecture 43/1 TR MND1020 1030AM-1145AM Karnes,Steven 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 30009 1 Lecture 45/0 WEBONLINE - Shinbrot,Victoria FL,HUM (C2)

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 31276 1 Lecture 45/11 MWF MND2009 1000AM-1050AM Coleman,Jillian A3
02 book for HRS 60 Section 02 37044 1 Lecture 45/0 WEBONLINE - Coleman,Jillian A3,FL

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 30010 1 Lecture 45/14 MW DLN1010 1200PM-0115PM Coleman,Jillian 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 36558 1 Lecture 45/0 WEBONLINE - Geier,Ted E C1,FL

HRS 114 - Culture Classical Rome (3 Units)

Study of Roman culture and its influence. Emphasis on art, architecture, literature, history, philosophy and religion of Rome from the early Republic to the end of the Western Empire.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 114 Section 01 30011 1 Lecture 37/10 MW MND1024 0130PM-0245PM Nystrom,Bradley 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 30012 1 Lecture 120/4 WEBONLINE - Thoma,Judy L FL,HUM (C2),LCCM
02 book for HRS 119 Section 02 30013 1 Lecture 37/1 TR MND1024 1200PM-0115PM Karnes,Steven HUM (C2)
03 book for HRS 119 Section 03 30014 1 Lecture 45/3 WEBONLINE - Warnes,Mathias FL,HUM (C2)

HRS 122 - Intro New Testament (3 Units)

Study of the New Testament literature in its historical and cultural setting. Topics covered include the literary relationships of the four Gospels, the historical Jesus, the evolution of early Christianity, and the diverse theologies represented in the letters of Paul and other canonical and non-canonical writings.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 122 Section 01 Low Cost Course Materials 30016 1 Lecture 37/10 MW MND1024 0300PM-0415PM Akiyama,Kengo HUM (C2),LCCM

HRS 127 - Hist Christianity Reform (3 Units)

European Christianity from the Reformation to the present. Emphasis on the evolution of Christian thought, the co-existence of the Catholic and Protestant traditions and the relationship of religious and secular values in European society.

Cross Listed: HIST 127; 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 127 Section 01 36257 1 Lecture 25/17 TR DLN1010 1200PM-0115PM Terry,Wendy R HUM (C2)

HRS 132 - Renaissance (3 Units)

Investigates the nature and implications of Renaissance Humanism in Italy (14th and 15th centuries) as well as its impact in Northern Europe in the 16th century. Includes the literary works of such writers as Petrarch, Pico, Machiavelli, Erasmus and Cervantes, along with the art of Giotto, Botticelli, Michelangelo, Brunelleschi, Cellini, Dufay, da Vinci, and the music of Palestrina.

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.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 132 Section 01 30017 1 Lecture 35/0 MW WEBONLINE 1200PM-0115PM Mirmobiny,Shadieh FL,HUM (C2),WI

HRS 136 - Birth Of The Modern (3 Units)

Investigation of those crises in art and society underlying the development of modernism and post-modernism.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 136 Section 01 35913 1 Lecture 37/10 T MND1024 0300PM-0415PM Shinbrot,Victoria HUM (C2),HY
01 book for HRS 136 Section 01 35913 1 Lecture 37/10 WEBONLINE - Staff HUM (C2),HY

HRS 146 - Islam in America (3 Units)

An inquiry into the history and development of Islam in United States. Special emphasis will be placed on issues related to race, ethnicity, gender, ritual practice, and the politics of being Muslim in America.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 146 Section 01 35914 1 Lecture 22/14 TR MND2009 0130PM-0245PM Buckman,Alyson R
Stark,Harvey
02 book for HRS 146 Section 02 37641 1 Lecture 23/22 TR WEBONLINE 0130PM-0245PM Buckman,Alyson R
Stark,Harvey
FL

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 30530 1 Lecture 120/2 WEBONLINE - Thoma,Judy L FL,HUM (C2),ZCCM
02 book for HRS 151 Section 02 Zero Cost Book 30536 1 Lecture 45/2 T MND2009 0300PM-0415PM Thoma,Judy L HUM (C2),HY,ZCCM
02 book for HRS 151 Section 02 Zero Cost Book 30536 1 Lecture 45/2 WEBONLINE - Staff HUM (C2),HY,ZCCM
03 book for HRS 151 Section 03 35915 1 Lecture 45/4 MW MND2009 1200PM-0115PM Warnes,Mathias HUM (C2)
04 book for HRS 151 Section 04 35916 1 Lecture 45/11 MWF MND2009 1100AM-1150AM Coleman,Jillian 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 36478 1 Lecture 43/20 TR MND1020 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 Low Cost Course Materials 30538 1 Lecture 120/2 WEBONLINE - Jaoudi,Maria M 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 30540 1 Lecture 120/0 WEBONLINE - Solso,Allison FL,HUM (C2),RE
02 book for HRS 161 Section 02 36834 1 Lecture 43/5 TR MND1020 0300PM-0415PM Solso,Allison 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 36964 1 Lecture 35/0 T MND2009 0730AM-0845AM Solso,Allison HUM (C2),HY,RE,WI
01 book for HRS 168 Section 01 36964 1 Lecture 35/0 WEBONLINE - Staff HUM (C2),HY,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
02 book for HRS 169 Section 02 36886 1 Lecture 25/0 MW SQU301 1000AM-1050AM Gough,Peter HUM (C2),HY
02 book for HRS 169 Section 02 36886 1 Lecture 25/0 WEBONLINE - Gough,Peter HUM (C2),HY

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 36254 1 Lecture 45/33 TR MND2009 1030AM-1145AM Dubois,Joel A HUM (C2)

HRS 185 - Women Film+Amer Culture (3 Units)

Study of major social issues confronting American women, examined through their images in film and other visual and literary arts.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 185 Section 01 Low Cost Course Materials 35918 1 Lecture 45/3 R MND2009 1200PM-0115PM Buckman,Alyson R GE AREA D,HY,LCCM
01 book for HRS 185 Section 01 Low Cost Course Materials 35918 1 Lecture 45/3 WEBONLINE - Staff GE AREA D,HY,LCCM

HRS 188 - Fantasy+Romance (3 Units)

Exploration of the aesthetic of fantasy. Approaches may include emphasis on the historical development of the quest-romance or the use of the fantastic as social commentary. Particular genres, such as science fiction, may be explored.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 188 Section 01 31014 1 Lecture 45/6 T MND2009 1200PM-0115PM Buckman,Alyson R HUM (C2),HY
01 book for HRS 188 Section 01 31014 1 Lecture 45/6 WEBONLINE - Staff HUM (C2),HY

HRS 195 - Seminar in Humanities (3 Units)

Senior seminar for Humanities and Religious Studies majors with Humanities Concentration; focuses on the perspectives and methods of the academic study of the humanities. Topics chosen by the instructor.

Note: May be repeated once for credit.

Prerequisite: Completion of 12 units of HRS lower division core courses, HRS 105, senior status; or instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 195 Section 01 36979 1 Seminar 45/38 MW MND2009 0130PM-0245PM Brodd,Jeffrey I

HRS 196E - Seminar HRS: Envision Divine (3 Units)

Seminar for Humanities and Religious Studies majors and minors. Cross-cultural and trans-historical analysis of depictions of the divine in the visual, musical, and literary arts. Employs a modified seminar format, emphasizing analysis of primary and secondary material mainly by way of discussion.

Prerequisite: Must be HRS major or minor; Completion of 9 units of HRS lower division courses; Completion of the GWAR.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 196E Section 01 37306 1 Seminar 15/10 T MND1024 0530PM-0820PM Brodd,Jeffrey

HRS 198 - Seminar in Religious Studies (3 Units)

Senior seminar for Humanities and Religious Studies majors with Religious Studies Concentration; focuses on the perspectives and methods of the academic study of religion. Topics chosen by the instructor.

Note: May be repeated once for credit.

Prerequisite: Completion of 9 units of HRS lower division core courses, HRS 108, senior status; or instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 198 Section 01 31286 1 Seminar 15/9 W MND1024 0530PM-0820PM Stark,Harvey

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 30531 1 Independent Study 2/1 - Warnes,Mathias

HRS 200B - Culture+Expression (3 Units)

Interdisciplinary seminar on cultural movements, figures and art forms of eras from the Renaissance to the present. Focus on the West with some global comparison. Emphasis on theoretical perspectives, methods and research techniques germane to the liberal arts.

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 200B Section 01 30535 1 Seminar 15/10 R MND1024 0530PM-0820PM Shinbrot,Victoria GWI

HRS 213 - Ancient Greek Culture (3 Units)

A graduate-level survey of ancient Greek culture. Emphasis on social and private life, religion, historiography, literature, philosophy, drama, art, and architecture.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 213 Section 01 35919 1 Seminar 30/25 M MND1020 0530PM-0820PM Nystrom,Bradley

HRS 296E - Seminar in HRS: Envisioning (3 Units)

Seminar for graduate students studying in the Department of Humanities and Religious Studies. Cross-cultural and trans-historical analysis of depictions of the divine in the visual, musical, and literary arts. Employs a modified seminar format, emphasizing analysis of primary and secondary material mainly by way of discussion.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for HRS 296E Section 01 37314 1 Seminar 15/13 T MND1024 0530PM-0820PM Brodd,Jeffrey

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 30533 1 Thesis Research 2/0 WEBONLINE - Shinbrot,Victoria

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 30532 1 Thesis Research 4/3 - Brodd,Jeffrey
02 book for HRS 500 Section 02 37400 1 Thesis Research 1/1 - Shinbrot,Victoria
03 book for HRS 500 Section 03 37531 1 Thesis Research 99/98 - Brodd,Jeffrey

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Class Attribute Codes

A3 - Critical Thinking (A3)

C1 - World Civilizations (C1)

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

GE AREA D - GE AREA D

GWI - Graduate Writing Intensive Requirement (GWI)

HUM (C2) - Humanities (Area C2)

HY - Hybrid (OnLine & In-Person Meetings)

I - Service Learning Internship

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 (01/24/2022 to 05/13/2022)