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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 will explore the cultural, social and political implications of immigration by exploring the contributions of immigrants to the U.S. in art, literature, film, and music.

Section 003

TR

9:30am-

10:45am

Skokie

Therese Grisham

Section 004

TR

2:00pm-

3:15pm

Des Plaines

Linda Peters

Section 005

MW

12:30pm-

1:45pm

Skokie

Sherwin Ovid

Section 005 will examine the works of various post-World War II artists excluded from museums, radios, and runways to critically analyze what it means to construct and create within a subculture.

Section OH1

TR

11:00-12:15pm

Des Plaines

Marian Staats


Academic Program

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From Korean to Russian to Urdu, Oakton introduces students to the world through programs in 11 modern languages.

 

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February 14
Last day to withdraw from 16-week courses and have course dropped from record*.

February 15
Presidents Day holiday, College closed.

February 16
Last day to change to audit for 16-week courses.

February 28
Incomplete (I) grades from fall 2015 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.

March 11
Last day for filing Graduation Petitions.

March 14 -20
Spring Break

March 21
Classes resume after Spring Break.

March 23
Registration opens for summer 2016 semester.

March 27
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 March 29.

April 6
Registration opens for fall 2016 semester.


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