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HUM 122

HUM 122

Contemporary Culture and the Arts

HUM 122 counts toward the Humanities Fine Arts requirement.
(IAI HF 901)

Note: Each instructor develops his or her own focus for HUM 122. Some of these sections can be used for the Global Studies Concentration. Please contact the instructor for information on the class focus and books.

Section 001
Global Studies

MW

9:30am-
10:45am

Des Plaines

Peter Hudis

Section 001 focuses on "cultures of migration" and will examine the phenomenon of immigration to the US through literature, art, and social perspectives from immigrants themselves.

Section 003

TR

9:30am-
10:45am

Skokie

Therese Grisham

Section 004

TR

2:00pm-
3:15pm

Des Plaines

Therese Grisham

Section 003 and 004 focus on the contemporary American city in architecture, litarature and film with a specific emphasis on Chicago.

Section 005

MW

12:30pm-
1:45pm

Skokie

Natalie Pilipuf

Section 005 is a contemporary humanities course with a focus on science fiction

Section 006

Peace & Social Justice

TR

9:30am-
10:45am

Des Plaines

Anil Lal


Academic Program

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September 2
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September 21
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Classes end.

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October 26
Last day to withdraw with a "W" from 16-week courses; Students will receive a grade in all courses in which they are enrolled after October 26.

November 11
Veterans Day holiday. College closed.

November 19
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