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This minor is intended for any student who would like to strengthen the general studies component of his/her degree. It is comprised of 18 hours of humanities coursework including selections in English, Literature, History, Philosophy, and Foreign Language. It may include transfer work and may be of particular interest to transfer students who already hold an Associate of Arts.

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  • Chronologically outline the peoples, movements, events, and cultures that have shaped human history and thought
  • Interpret and evaluate a wide variety of literature
  • Appropriate the fundamentals of English grammar and usage to achieve excellence, in both written and oral contexts