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

Sappho





Greek Philosophy


Dante's Vita Nuova

Petrarch

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

Romanticism

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

Eternity




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 http://www.visual-arts-cork.com/index.htm
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



6
CIA
Slide Shows
7 Monday
Charles-Abigail
Tal
Miles
Koss
8 Tues
Helen
Sam-Abby
Lexie
Charlotte-Rose
9 Wed
David
Anna
Will
Nora-Missy
Ashton-Caleb
10 Thur
Cameron
Christian
Eliza
Blythe
11 Friday
Lara-Noah
Eric
Conor andLynch
Grace
13
Outside Research
Projects
14
Miles
15
Noah, Caleb, Ashton
Blythe
Grace
16
Nora-Missy, Abigail
Lynch -Conor
Tal
Charles
17
Lexie
Lara,Sam, Abby
Charlotte, Koss, Rose
18
Eliza, Chris, Will
Eric
Anna-Helen
David-Cameron
5 minute slide show final
CIA Project requirements
5+ slides/ 5 minutes
2+ time periods (the period before your focus, or how it inspired later art)
4 levels of charts term:
cultural emphasis (Humanism),
cultural idea
technical method
cultural effect on audience
(technical terms)


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.