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2018-2019 Catalog 
2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Humanities, AA

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Additional information available on the Humanities Department website at www.ppcc.edu/degrees-certificates/humanities.

Recommended basic skills standards are

As a PPCC humanities student you will study history, drama, philosophy, religion, fine arts, literature and music. The study will lead you to discover the nature of humankind, the values held by those living during a particular historical period and how they relate to the circumstances of the modern world. You will learn to look at the concerns of other cultures and to reassess your own values. You may later specialize in any of the fine arts, literature, and philosophy or in the history of the arts of a particular period or country. Survey courses include the study of the arts of Asia, Africa, Latin America, ethnic American groups and traditional western regions.

Students not meeting a course prerequisite must have instructor permission to enroll.

Full list of requirements can be found at Associate of Arts Degrees, AA .

Written Communication

Six (6) credit hours

Oral Communication

Three (3) credit hours


Three(3) credit hours

Suggested Courses

Natural and Physical Sciences


Twenty-three (23) credit hours selected from the AA approved course list can be found at Approved Electives Course List of AA Degrees and Course of Study .

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