Jan 28, 2023
The requirements for the degree of Bachelor of Arts with a major in humanities include the following components.
Humanities Interdisciplinary Major - 39 semester hours
English - 6 hours
With the Coordinator’s permission, an advanced comparative or world literature course may be substituted for either or both of these requirements.
History - 6 hours
With the Coordinator’s permission, an advanced history course that does not focus on the U.S. may be substituted for either or both of these requirements.
Philosophy - 3 hours
Any philosophy course above the 1000-level (except PHIL 2033 or PHIL 2133 ) may be used for this requirement, with the approval of the Humanities Advisor.
6 hours chosen from the following:
With the Coordinator’s permission, an advanced course on the history or aesthetics of the art form may be substituted for this requirement.
Field of Concentration - 18-21 hours
18-21 hours in one of the following fields. The completion of any of the following fields of concentration satisfies the requirement for a minor.
Advanced Studio Courses
12 hours of advanced studio courses chosen to sample various art forms rather than to gain a specialization.
Art History - 18 semester hours
English - 18 semester hours
18 hours of advanced English courses, but may include only one writing course and one English language course.
Film - 18 semester hours
18 hours of film courses, including at least 12 advanced hours in courses with a significant film component offered by Humanities, English, Mass Communication, French, Spanish, or German.
French - 18 semester hours
18 hours of French courses beyond FREN 2233 ; FREN 3333 may not be repeated.
History - 18 semester hours
18 hours of advanced history courses. At least 12 hours must be on non-U.S. history.
Music - 18 semester hours
Philosophy - 18 semester hours
18 hours of philosophy courses, including at least 12 advanced hours.
Political Science - 21 semester hours
Spanish - 18 semester hours
18 hours of Spanish courses beyond SPAN 2233 ; SPAN 3333 may not be repeated.
Theatre - 18 semester hours
At least 12 hours selected from:
World Cultures - 18 semester hours
18 hours chosen from: