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HUMANITIES 120 Schedule Page

This page contains information about the assignments you should be working on each week and when those assignments are due. All assignments [unless otherwise noted] are due by 10:00 a.m. Pacific Standard Time [PST] on the date listed in the schedule. You need to complete your readings, view lectures, and submit assignments on time- late work not accepted.

**NOTE: ORIENTATION, MIDTERM and FINAL exams are ON-CAMPUS

WEEK NUMBER

ASSIGNMENTS DUE THIS WEEK

Week one 1/25

ON CAMPUS ORIENTATION - 1/31 8:00AM-10:00 AM B268

 

Orientation Assignment - DUE 1/31 11:55 pm PST 
Journal #0 = 5 points / Discussion Questions #0 = 5 points / Responding to group #0 = 5 points / Quiz #0 = 5 points

Week two 2/1
Theme: Greece

 

Journal #1 - Textbook chapter 5 - DUE Monday

Handbook Reading #1 Agamemnon - DUE Wednesday

View Lecture #1 Greek Theatre - DUE Wednesday

Answers to discussion questions #1 - DUE Wednesday [Includes all of the above]

Responses to group answers #1 - DUE Friday

Week three 2/8
Theme: Greece

 

Journal #2 - Textbook chapters 6 & 7 - DUE Monday

Handbook Reading #2: Odyssey chapt 9 - DUE Wednesday

View Lectures #2 & 3 Aristotle Poetics & Odyssey - DUE Wednesday

Answers to discussion questions #2 - DUE Wednesday [Includes all of the above]

Responses to group answers #2 - DUE Friday

Week four 2/15
Theme: Rome

 

Journal #3 -Textbook Chapters 8 & 9 - DUE Monday

Handbook Reading #3: Excerpts from the Aeneid - DUE Wednesday

View Lecture #4 Aeneid - DUE Wednesday

Answers to discussion questions #3 - DUE Wednesday [Includes all of the above]

Responses to group answers #3- DUE Friday

Want some extra credit? Post a rough draft of your midterm fine arts report paper by 10 am Friday of week 7 and get 10 bonus points! Your instructor will give you feedback to help you get a better grade!

Week five 2/22 
Theme: Middle Ages

 

**Quiz #1 Due Mon-Fri 10 am PST -quiz does not include week 5 readings - You may take the quiz 2 times and scores will be averaged.

Journal #4 - Textbook Chapters 12 & 13 - DUE Monday

Handbook Reading #4: Medieval Architecture DUE Wednesday

Answers to discussion questions #4 - DUE Wednesday [Includes all of the above]

Responses to group answers #4- DUE Friday

Week six 3/1 
Theme: Medieval Art & Music

 

 

Journal #5 -Textbook Chapters 14 & 15- DUE Monday

Handbook Reading #5: Gregorian Chant pgs DUE Wednesday

Music Selection: CD #1 Agnus Dei DUE Wednesday

Answers to discussion questions #5 - DUE Wednesday [Includes all of the above]

Responses to group answers #5- DUE Friday

Week seven 3/8
Theme: Renaissance Art & Music

 

 

 

 

 

 

Journal #6 - Textbook Chapters 17 & 18 - DUE Monday

Handbook Reading #6: How to Criticize Art DUE Wednesday

Music Selection: CD #2 Henry Purcell "Dido's Lament" DUE Wednesday

View Lectures #5 Opera & #6 writing your fine arts report - Due Wednesday

Answers to discussion questions #6 - DUE Wednesday [Includes all of the above]

Responses to group answers #6- DUE Friday

Extra credit Due: Post a rough draft of your midterm fine arts report paper by 10 am Friday of week 7 and get 10 bonus points! Your instructor will give you feedback to help you get a better grade!

Week eight 3/15 
Theme: Renaissance Writers

 

Journal #7 - Textbook Chapter 19 - DUE Monday

Handbook Reading #7 - Instead of a reading you need to watch the following video: Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing [video is available in library or at your local video rental shop - best version is 1993 with Kenneth Branagh, Emma Thompson, Keanu Reeves, & Denzel Washington] DUE Wednesday

**note: currently the video is available on you tube : http://www.youtube.com/profile_videos?user=mystiktrueno&search_query=much%20ado%20about%20nothing

View Lecture #7 Poetry & #8 Shakespeare - Due Wednesday

Answers to discussion questions #7 - DUE Wednesday [Includes all of the above]

Responses to group answers #7- DUE Friday

Week nine 3/22

**MIDTERM EXAM available MON 10 am to Fri 10 am - YOU CAN ONLY TAKE THIS EXAM ONCE!

Midterm Exam and Midterm Fine Arts Reports due - MON 10 am - FRI 10 am - NO LATE PAPERS ACCEPTED.

 

 

Week ten 3/29 
Theme: Early Modern World Literature & Art

 

SPRING BREAK 4/4 - 4/11

 

 

Journal #8 - Textbook Chapters 20 & 21 - DUE Monday

Handbook Reading #8: Selections from Paradise Lost pgs DUE Wednesday

Answers to discussion questions #8 - DUE Wednesday [Includes all of the above]

Responses to group answers #8- DUE Friday

 

NO ASSIGNMENTS DUE THIS WEEK - NO LOG ON REQUIREMENTS. ENJOY THE BREAK!

 

 

Week eleven 4/12 
Theme: Early Modern World Music

 

Journal #9 - Textbook Chapter 22 - DUE Monday

Handbook Reading #9: Writing about music pgs DUE Wednesday

Music Selections: CD #'s 6,8,9 Handel's Hallelujah, Mozart's Within these Hallowed Portals from The Magic Flute,& Beethoven's Symphony 5 first movement.

Answers to discussion questions #9 - DUE Wednesday [Includes all of the above]

Responses to group answers #9- DUE Friday

Week twelve 4/19 
Theme: Romanticism in Literature & Music

 

Journal #10 - Textbook Chapter 23 (stop at pg 409) & 24 - DUE Monday

Handbook Reading #10: Romantic Music pgs DUE Wednesday

Music Selections: CD#'s 12, 13, 15 Chopin's Black Keys, Berlioz's March to the Scaffold, & Verdi's La Donna e mobile.

View Lecture #9 Romanticism & Romantic Hero - Due Wednesday

Answers to discussion questions #10 - DUE Wednesday [Includes all of the above]

Responses to group answers #10- DUE Friday

Want some extra credit? Post an outline of your final term paper by 10 am Friday of week 14 and get 10 bonus points! [Must include title, thesis statement, topic sentences, main points bulleted, and restated thesis conclusion, bulleted points conclusion] Your instructor will give you feedback to help you get a better grade!

Week thirteen 4/26 
Theme: Romanticism, Realism & Impressionism


**Quiz #2 Due Mon-Fri 10 am PST - quiz does not include week 13 readings - You may take the quiz 2 times and scores will be averaged.

Journal #11 - Textbook Chapter 25 - DUE Monday

Handbook Reading #11: Writing your Final Term Paper DUE Wednesday

Lecture #10: 19th Century Art

Answers to discussion questions #11 - DUE Wednesday [Includes all of the above]

Responses to group answers #11 - DUE Friday

Week fourteen 5/3 
Theme: The 20th Century

 

 

Journal #12 - Textbook Chapter 26 - DUE Monday

Handbook Reading #12: Selections Freud's Dora pgs DUE Wednesday

View Lecture #11 Freudian Theory - Due Wednesday

Answers to discussion questions #12 - DUE Wednesday [Includes all of the above]

Responses to group answers #12 - DUE Friday

Extra credit Due Post an outline of your final term paper by 10 am Friday of week 14 and get 10 bonus points! [Must include title, thesis statement, topic sentences, main points bulleted, and restated thesis conclusion, bulleted points conclusion] Your instructor will give you feedback to help you get a better grade!

Week fifteen 5/10 
Theme: Theatre of the Absurd

 

 

Journal #13 - Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are Dead - DUE Monday

Handbook Reading #13: Summary of Hamlet pgs DUE Wednesday

View Lecture #12 : Theatre of the Absurd

Answers to discussion questions #13 - DUE Wednesday [Includes all of the above]

Responses to group answers #13 - DUE Friday

Week sixteen 5/17 
Theme: Research Paper

 

 

Journal #14 -Rough Draft of Final Paper [must include title, introduction with thesis, body paragraphs with topic sentences, and solid conclusion] - DUE Monday

View Lecture #13 How to get an A on your Final Term paper - Due Wednesday

Answers to discussion questions #14 - DUE Wednesday [Includes all of the above]

Responses to group answers #14 - DUE Friday

Week seventeen 5/24

 

**Final Exam dues from MON 10 am - WED 10 am - you can only take this exam once!

Final Exam and Final Paper DUE MON 10 am - WED 10 am -- NO LATE PAPERS ACCEPTED!

Last Updated: 06/10/2015
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