HUM Humanites Courses
An introduction to the ancient Near Eastern, Chinese and Japanese, South and Southeast Asian, and Islamic civilizations and cultures, their religious traditions, cultural expressions in literature and art, archaeological and architectural legacies, and technological achievements. Major themes include: the importance of writing systems and sacred texts; the nature of religious and political authority; and the role of women.
See First-Year Seminars.
Copyright © 2003, University of Toronto