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    Jun 24, 2024  
Lee University Catalog 2021-2022 
Lee University Catalog 2021-2022 [Archived Catalog]

Humanities (HUMNS.BA)

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The Humanities major offers a multi-disciplinary foundation for understanding and appreciating the western cultural tradition. All humanities students explore various expressions of Western Literature, Philosophy, music, and the fine arts within their original historical contexts, in relation to one another, and in relation to modern institutions and cultures. The major offers its students the opportunity to specialize in one of three concentrations: Classical Studies, Modern and Contemporary Studies, and Philosophy.

Degree Checklist

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General Education Requirements - Total Hours: 53

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This program requires six hours of foreign language at the intermediate level.  Nine hours in the category of Exploring the Humanities are fulfilled by HUMN 202, HUMN 301, and PHIL 241.


Collateral Requirement

Subtotal Collateral Requirements-3

Choose one of the following Emphases:

Classical Studies

Modern and Contemporary Studies


Subtotal - Total Hours: 39/41

Total Hours in Program: 120

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