CL103 Introduction to Classical and Mediterranean Archaeology
General Education Category and Learning Outcomes
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Understanding the Past
-Understand the implication and meaning of technological innovation and scientific discovery for the development of human society.
-Critically analyze the cultural, economic, geographical, and political processes that influenced historical events.
-Recognize, describe, and explain the nature of past historical events and their consequences for the present.
-Examine the relationship between individuals and past events, their interactions, and the repercussions of these interactions.
Understanding the Creative Arts
-Basic issues of interpretation. How does a work mean anything? How does one determine meaning? How can a work have numerous meanings, often at the same time?
-Questions of cultural and historical context. How do creative works relate to the societies in which they are produced and received? How do cultural roles of creative products, definitions of art, institutions, markets and patronage affect the creation of works of architecture, art, music, literature and other media?
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