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2021-2022 UMass Dartmouth Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 UMass Dartmouth Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

HON 201 - Knowing Ourselves - the Discovery and/or Invention of the Human

Credits 3Satisfies University Studies requirement: Human Questions & Contexts
Lecture / 3 hours per week
Requirements: Prerequisite: Honors Program Students Only
Exploration of what it means to be human. This course will sample insights into ourselves from the unraveling of the human genome to the uncovering of the earliest evidence of distinctively human culture. Topics could include human consciousness, biomedical discoveries, defining human experiences, or the origins of human societies or belief sets. May be repeated with change of content.