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R6.3 Humanities: for the A.B. Degree: five courses for the B.S. Degree: three courses.

R6.3.1 One course must be in world history, taken in the Department of History.

R6.3.2 For the A.B. Degree: one course from (a); and two courses from the following: (b), (c), (d) For the B.S. Degree: one course in one of the following areas:
a) Fine arts, taken in the departments of or programs in Art, Art History, Dance, Media and Cultural Studies, Music, Theatre, or Creative Writing courses in poetry, fiction, or playwriting, or from among courses within these disciplines as designated by the Executive Committee of the College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences. (Am 30 May 96) (Am 31 May 01) (Am 28 May 13)
b) Literature, taken in the departments/programs of English, Comparative Literature and Foreign and Languages, Hispanic Studies, or Media and Cultural Studies, or from among courses within these disciplines as designated by the Executive Committee of the College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences. (Am 28 May 98) (Am 31 May 01) (Am 28 May 13)
c) Philosophy, taken in the Department of Philosophy, or from among courses within these disciplines as designated by the Executive Committee of the College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences. (Am 31 May 01)
d) Religious Studies, taken in the Department of Religious Studies, or from among courses within these disciplines as designated by the Executive Committee of the College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences. (Am 28 Jan 82)(Am 24 May 90)(Ed 30 Jun 91)(Am 21 May 92)(Am 31 May 01)

R6.3.3 The additional required coursework (one course for the A.B. Degree,
one course for the B.S. Degree) may be taken in any of the
departments or programs listed in R6.3.1 and R6.3.2, in a foreign
language at level 3 or higher, or in humanities courses offered by
the following programs:
a) Ethnic Studies
b) Comparative Ancient Civilizations
c) Creative Writing courses in journalism
d) Global Studies
e) Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences
f) Latin American Studies
g) Linguistics
h) Media and Cultural Studies
i) Women's Studies
(Am 22 May 86)(Am 24 May 90)(6 Feb 92)(21 May 92)(Am 31 May 01) (Am 28 May 13)


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