Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

Humanities

Students seeking an A.A. degree must select one course from 1, one course from 2 and one course from 1, 2 or 3.

Group 1 – Arts and Ideas

ART-101

Art Appreciation

3

ART-173

Ceramics

3

ART-184

Photography

3

ART-203

Art History I

3

ART-204

Art History II

3

CLS-190

Culture and Technology

3

DRA-101

Introduction to Theatre

3

DRA-116

Film Analysis

3

DRA-125

Introduction to Play Analysis

3

HUM-105

Working in America

3

HUM-116

Encounters in Humanities

3

HUM-123

U.S. Film History

3

HUM-124

World Film History

3

MUS-100

Music Appreciation

3

MUS-209

Topics in Western Music History

3

PHI-101

Introduction to Philosophy

3

PHI-105

Introduction to Ethics

3

PHI-111

Basic Reasoning

3

PHI-130

Philosophy of Human Nature

3

Group 2 – Literature

(Prereq: ENG-105 or ENG-120)

LIT-203

Forms of Literature: Story Cycle

3

LIT-204

Forms of Literature: Nonfiction

3

LIT-205

Forms of Literature: Drama

3

LIT-206

Forms of Literature: Fiction

3

LIT-207

Forms of Literature: Poetry

3

LIT-208

Forms of Literature: New Media

3

LIT-209

Forms of Literature: Film Adaptation

3

(D) LIT-222

Literature & Culture: American Dreams

3

(D) LIT-224

Literature & Culture: Women and Work

3

LIT-225

Literature Themes: Beyond Bartleby

3

LIT-226

Literature Themes: Search for Identity

3

(D) LIT-227

Literature & Culture: World Poetry

3

Group 3 – Topics in Arts & Humanities

(D) CLS-180

American Pluralism

3

DRA-117

Film Topics

3

HUM-142

Popular Culture

3

MUS-209

Topics in Western Music History

3

(D) PHI-125

Native American Philosophies

3

(D) PHI-126

Chinese Philosophies

3

PHI-132

Philosophy of Education

3

PHI-150

Social and Political Philosophy

3

PHI-160

Environmental Ethics

3