||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.
- Demonstrate awareness of the scope and variety of art, literature and music that focuses on political,economic and cultural elements.
- Understand art, literature and music as an expression of individual and cultural values within a world-wide context.
- Respond critically to the art, literature and music studied by comparing and contrasting situations, attitudes, tone and changes on a global basis.
- Articulate an informed personal response to the works studied through analysis and discussion.
- Become familiar with terms and concepts necessary for the study of art, literature and music.
- Describe and analyze political, economic, cultural, and historical elements which led to the production of particular selections of art, literature and music.
- Demonstrate knowledge of cultural, social, religious, and linguistic differences as revealed in selected art, literature and music.
- 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.
- 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.
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