Humanities Course Syllabus

High Honors Contract:

If you are taking the course at the High Honors level, you will need to print this and you and your parents will need to sign it and turn in to me by the end of September. You may NOT change levels.
If you are taking the course at the Honors level you need not do anything.

Museum Assignment

Museum Presentation Rubric

Architecture Assignment

Cosmology Unit

Greek Drama

Iliad texts

Bible as Literature Unit


Greek Philosophy

Dante's Vita Nuova


Shakespeare's Sonnets

Boccaccio's Decameron

Wife of Bath

Dante's Inferno

Milton's Paradise Lost

Marlowe's Dr. Faustus

Goethe's Faust Part 1


Peter Ackroyd BBC series
LIberty: French Revolution: Diderot, Rousseau, Paine, Wordsworth, Coleridge

Nature: English Writers Blake, Shelley, Wordsworth
YOU WILL NEED TO REWIND TO THE START: for some reason I can't set the link to start at the start


Cultural Ideas in Art

Semester and Final exam

Art of the Western World

The Classical Ideal

Resources for Cultural Ideas in Art

Dictionary of Visual Arts
Web Gallery of Art
Metropolitan Museum of Art Heilbrunn Timeline

CIA Term chart for Pre-Hellenic through Neo-Classical

CIA Term chart for Semester Two: Early Christian through Neo-Classical

Research Project

Outside Research Project

Cultural Ideas in Art: Oral Test

The Desert God of the Jews

1. For Honors and High Honors students

2. HH students are also to read the Martin Buber articles in the HH Background Articles Packet.