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Humanities Courses

Listed below are the humanities courses offered in 2019, and the sites and sessions for each course.

If you are unfamiliar with our site codes, review the site key below. The course code links will take you to the appropriate catalog course description and links to sample syllabi for the course.

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Humanities Course Offerings

* = day site (no room or board provided)
** = international site

Site key

Grade

Code

Course

Sites and Sessions

2-3

JOUR

Journeys and Explorations

SPE-1&2 WLA-2*

2-3

TOYS

Toyology (one-week course)

ALE-2*  GIL-1*  SAN-2*

3-4

ANCT

The Ancient World

ALE-2*  MSA-1SAN-2*  SPE-1&2*  WLA-1*

5-6

BIGQ

Big Questions

CGV-1&2  LOS-2  SAN-2*

5-6

UNAG

Model United Nations and Advanced Geography

ALE-2*  BRI-1&2  CGV-1&2  GIL-1*  LAJ-1*  LOS-1&2  MSA-1*  NUE-1*  SPE-1&2*  SRF-1&2  WLA-1&2*

7+

POLY

International Politics

CAR-1&2  JHU-1&2  LOS-2  SAR-1&2

7+

CASE

Great Cases: American Legal History

ATN-1&2  BRI-1&2  SCZ-1&2

7+

LAWP

Law and Politics in US History

CAR-1  JHU-1&2  LOS-1

7+

CLAW

Comparative Law

KHU-1**

7+

DSET

Dissent

CAR-1  LOS-2  SAR-1

7+

NEDE

Newton, Darwin, and Einstein

JHU-2

7+

PSYC

Foundations of Psychology

ATN-1&2  BRI-1&2  HAV-1&2  SCZ-1&2  SUN-2

7+

COGN

Cognitive Psychology

LAN-1&2  LOS-1&2  SAR-1&2  SUN-1

7+

ASFI

The Art and Science of Filmmaking

LAN-1

7+

ILOG

Introduction to Logic

ATN-2  BRI-1  HAV-1&2  HKU-1**  SCZ-1

7+

LOGC

Logic: Principles of Reasoning

JHU-1&2  LAN-1&2  LOS-1&2  SAR-1&2  SUN-2

7+

PHIL

Philosophy

ATN-1  HAV-1&2  SCZ-2  SUN-1

7+

ETHC

Ethics

CAR-1  LOS-1  SAR-1

7+

EXIT

Existentialism

CAR-2

7+

BIOE

Bioethics

BRI-2  HAV-1

7+

MIND

Philosophy of Mind

LAN-1&2

7+

ETML

The Roots and Power of Language

ATN-2

7+

LNCS

Linguistics

JHU-1&2  LAN-2

10+

GPOL

Global Politics: Human Rights and Justice

PRN-1

10+

HTEC

Human Nature and Technology

PRN-1

10+

OFND

You Will Be Offended: Satire, Comedy, and Public Discourse

CAR-2

10+

DOOM

The End is Nigh: A Cultural History of Apocalyptic Thought

CAR-2

10+

GBEN

Gender Bending: A Cultural History

CAR-2

10+

PGOD

Playing God: The Ethics of Human Subjects Research

CAR-2

10+

PSME

Politics in the Middle East

PRN-1

10+

RCPC

Race and Politics

PRN-1

10+

SHIS

The Secret History of the USA

CAR-2

10+

SANE

Madness and Insanity: A Social History

CAR-2

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Site Key

Code

Site

ALE

Alexandria, Virginia*

ATN

Allentown, Pennsylvania

BRI

Bristol, Rhode Island

BRK

Berkeley, California

CAR

Carlisle, Pennsylvania

CGV

Collegeville, Pennsylvania

GIL

Baltimore, Maryland (Gilman School)*

HAV

Haverford, Pennsylvania

HKU

Hong Kong S.A.R.**

HKY

Hong Kong S.A.R.**

JHU

Baltimore, Maryland (Johns Hopkins University)

LAJ

La Jolla, California*

LAN

Lancaster, Pennsylvania

LOS

Los Angeles, California (Loyola Marymount)

MSC

Baltimore, Maryland (Marine Science)

PBD

Baltimore, Maryland (Peabody Institute)

PRN

Princeton, New Jersey

SAN

Sandy Spring, Maryland*

SAR

Saratoga Springs, New York

SCZ

Santa Cruz, California

SFD

Stamford, Connecticut*

SPE

New York, New York*

SRF

San Rafael, CA

SUN

Seattle, Washington

WLA

Los Angeles, California (Mirman School)*

* = day site (no room or board provided)
** = international site (room and board provided)

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