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What type of classes are humanities?
The humanities include ancient and modern languages
Why is the study of humanities important?
The humanities help us understand other through their languages, histories and cultures
Humanities students build skills in writing and critical reading
The humanities encourage us to think creatively
They teach us to reason about being human and to ask questions about our world
What is humanities study?
As fields of study, the humanities emphasize analysis and exchange of ideas rather than the creative expression of the arts
History, Anthropology, and Archaelogy study human social, political, and cultural development
What is the meaning of humanities and arts?
The Arts and Humanities include the disciplines of ancient and modern languages
visual and performing arts
Recreate expressions of the human experience