Winthrop University Masthead
Search the site or search for people
Majors and More

Majors and More

Minor in Humanities

The minor in humanities consists of at least 18 semester hours of coursework from designators listed below with qualifications indicated within many designators. Three designators must be represented and at least 6 credit hours must be above 299. Courses counting toward the major(s) may not be counted toward the humanities minor except if the major is FREN, GERM, or SPAN. In these cases, students may count no more than 3 credit hours of appropriate coursework with the designator of their major within their minor. If any of the applicable courses are cross-listed under more than one designator, the course may count toward the minor under any of those designators.

Courses in the minor include:

  • AAMS 300 (3) Introduction to African American Studies
  • MDST 300 (3) Introduction to Medieval Studies
  • PEAC 200 (3) Introduction to Peace, Justice and Conflict Resolution Studies
  • WMST 300 (3) Introduction to Women's Studies

ARTH courses except ARTH 340, 451, and 454;

  • ARTT 298 (3) Art Appreciation
  • ARTT 395 (3) Art Criticism
  • THRT 210 (3) Script Analysis
  • THRT 298 (3) Theatre Appreciation
  • THRT 312 (3) History of Dress and Decor
  • THRT 385 (3) Theatre History and Literature
  • THRT 386 (3) Theatre History and Literature II
  • THRT 442 (3) African American Theatre
  • DANT 298 (3) Dance Appreciation
  • DANT 385 (3) Dance History: Origins and Traditions
  • DANT 386 (3) Dance History: Contemporary Eras
  • MUST 298 (3) Music Appreciation
  • FREN 301 (3) French Civilization and Culture I
  • FREN 302 (3) French Civilization and Culture II
  • FREN 401 (3) Survey of Francophone Literature
  • FREN 402 (3) Survey of French Literature
  • GERM 301 (3) German Civilization and Culture I
  • GERM 401 (3) German Civilization and Culture II
  • SPAN 401 (3) Survey of Hispanic Literature
  • SPAN 402 (3) Survey of Spanish Peninsular Literature
  • SPAN 421 (3) Spanish Civilization and Culture I
  • SPAN 422 (3) Spanish Civilization and Culture I
  • SPAN 504 (3) Cervantes
  • SPAN 506 (3) Spanish-American Literature to Modernism
  • SPAN 507 (3) Modern Spanish American Literature
  • SPAN 521 (3) Modern Drama
  • SPAN 595 (3) The Short Story

ENGL – all courses numbered 200 and above except 303 or 530

PHIL – all courses except 220, 225, and 370

Any HIST

Any RELG

Go to the complete Majors & More list.

Winthrop Home Page