Humanities

Students will demonstrate their knowledge of humanities by choosing two (2) writing prompts to serve as a basis for two (2) short essays and three (3) multimedia examples to demonstrate their view on the prompt.

Writing Prompts:

Humans throughout history have demonstrated their creativity in many different ways. Describe the scope and variety of artistic and/or intellectual accomplishments made between pre-history and the Gothic period.
Describe how a given work expresses the values of the individual and society within a historical and social context.
Analyze a work of art (painting, sculpture, literature, philosophy etc.) discussing the experience that the work creates in the viewer/reader. Was this the creator’s intention or has perception of this work changed over time? If so, how and why.
Describe how literature, philosophy, and the arts influence knowledge and understanding on cultural experiences, and give an example.
Discuss why humans create and how.

Sample Solution

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