Core Humanities (CH)

CH 201 - Ancient and Medieval Cultures Units: 3

Critical survey of Near East, Greece, Rome and Middle Ages; origins of Judaism, Christianity, Islam, philosophy and science; concepts like heroism, justice, and romantic love.

Enrollment requirements: Prerequisite: ENG 102 or ENG 114; or completion of CH 202 or CH 203 with a 'D' or better.

Term Typically Offered: ALL SEMESTERS

CH 202 - The Modern World Units: 3

Analyzes Europe's legacy in shaping world ideas, institutions and cultures. Includes Renaissance; Reformation; Enlightenment; Romanticism; development of science and industry; political revolutions; colonialism; postcolonialism; globalization.

Enrollment requirements: Prerequisite: ENG 102 or ENG 114; or completion of CH 201 or CH 203 with a 'D' or better.

Term Typically Offered: ALL SEMESTERS

CH 203 - American Experiences and Constitutional Change Units: 3

Identities, ideas, and institutions from pre-contact to present, emphasizing civil rights, liberty, individualism, federalism, environmentalism, urbanization, industrialization, and cultural diversity. Satisfies the U.S. and Nevada Constitution requirements.

Enrollment requirements: Prerequisite: ENG 102 or ENG 114; or completion of CH 201 or CH 202 with a 'D' or better.

Term Typically Offered: ALL SEMESTERS