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Spring 2021: Details and Resources


group of studentsMission College Humanities

Mission College Humanitites courses introduce students to the integration of history, art, music, literature, theater, film, philosophy and religion. Students in Humanities classes often take field trips to museums, concerts or theater performances. We provide a liberal education for the well-rounded individual.

  • Take courses that satisfy UC and Cal State transfer requirements
  • Learn about a variety of cultures
  • Field trip to local museums and cultural events
  • PDF of courses offered

note: Mission College does not offer an AS/AA degree or Certificate of Achievement in Humanitites.

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Hispanic Roots & Culture

Begin with Pre-Columbian civilizations and continue with Hispanice culture today with HUM 016A.

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African-American Culture

Understand the culture and life experiences of the African-American experience with HUM 018.

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Asian Roots & Culture

Study the history within the continent of Asia with HUM 020.

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Intro to Islam

Learn the origins, history, culture and values of Islam.

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Study the art of film with HUM 007 and HUM 015.

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Valuing Diversity

Examine cultural perceptions and differences with COU 055. 

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Celebrating Kwanzaa with Humanities 018

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Kwanzaa Celebration 2018

Dancing and music highlighted the 2018 celebration of Kwanzaa with HUM 018.

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Kwanzaa Celebration 2017

Students each year read the pillars of Kwanzaa as part of the annual December celebration.

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