AHS 0945 Humanities Since 1500 High School Credit 1/2
The purpose of this course is to examine and respond to creative efforts from the post-Renaissance through the contemporary period. The content will include, but is not limited, to providing opportunities for students to explore, analyze, synthesize and respond in a variety of ways to cultural traditions. These ways include viewing, listening, speaking, reading, writing, performing and creating. Students should gain an appreciation for and an understanding of themselves and their world through an interdisciplinary approach involving the study of painting, sculpture, architecture, music, dance, drama, history, literature, philosophy and religion.