HUM-101: Introduction to the Humanities

Catalog Info

Title when registering
Introduction to the Humanities
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
3 (for 15-week classes)
Eligible to take ENG courses at HFC.
Course Description

Introduces the study of global humanities using an interdisciplinary approach. Focuses on the central concepts and the fundamental nature of the visual arts, music, drama, religion, philosophy, literature, and architecture. Stresses appreciation of the humanities through the study of individual works as well as group approaches. Focuses on the aesthetic and technical aspects of the humanities, as well as the understanding of the humanities in light of historical and cultural conditions.

MTA Categories
  • Category 5: Humanities and Fine Arts
General Education Categories
  • Humanities and Fine Arts
Office Contact
School of Liberal Arts: 313-845-9624,, Liberal Arts Building, Room: K-201 and F-138
Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Winter 2022 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.