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GLST1126 – Cultures of Italy and Greece II pdf

Credits: 3 (3/0/0)
Description: Meets MnTC Goal Areas 6 and 8. This course is taken in conjunction with Humanities 1125: Cultures of Italy and Greece and includes travel abroad to Italy and Greece. The content of this course aligns with curriculum materials studied in the co-requisite course and will serve to reinforce the student's understanding of the integration of the arts in the cultures of Italy and Greece.
Prerequisites: (None)
Corequisites: (None)
  1. Demonstrate awareness of the scope and variety of art, literature and music that focuses on political,economic and cultural elements.
  2. Understand art, literature and music as an expression of individual and cultural values within a world-wide context.
  3. Respond critically to the art, literature and music studied by comparing and contrasting situations, attitudes, tone and changes on a global basis.
  4. Articulate an informed personal response to the works studied through analysis and discussion.
  5. Become familiar with terms and concepts necessary for the study of art, literature and music.
  6. Describe and analyze political, economic, cultural, and historical elements which led to the production of particular selections of art, literature and music.
  7. Demonstrate knowledge of cultural, social, religious, and linguistic differences as revealed in selected art, literature and music.
  8. Analyze specific informational problems that may provide the impetus for the creation of the arts that may be the result of cultural, economic, and political differences.
  9. Understand the role and responsibility of a world citizen who may choose to use the arts as his or her vehicle for interaction within the global scene.
MnTC goal areas:
  • (6) The Humanities and Fine Arts
  • (8) Global Perspective

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