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  Course: HUM 1015
  Title:World Mythology: AH2
  Long Title:World Mythology: GT-AH2
  Course Description:Introduces an interdisciplinary approach to world mythology. The course illustrates and connects common themes in mythology to world religion, philosophy, art, literature, music, and contemporary culture using various interpretive methods. This is a statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-AH2 category.
  Min Credit:3
  Max Credit:

  Status Notes: Offered at Colorado Mountain College.
  Course Notes: Changed Title and Min Credits and added Description,
   C: Competencies and Topical Outline.; Revisions to
   C: description & competencies 2/11/09 s@
  Origin Notes: ACC
  General Notes:revised-dscrptn,cmptncs,outln 9/21/12

 1.  Define the term “myth” and its functions.
 2.  Identify universal mythic archetypes.
 3.  Analyze global myths in connection to their historical contexts, belief systems, and cultural practices.
 4.  Interpret mythological motifs and archetypes in various media.
 5.  Evaluate the impact of myth on contemporary world culture.
 6.  Apply different methods of mythological interpretation.
 7.  Construct written artifacts using appropriate sources and documentation.

 I. Cultural meaning and functions of world mythology
 II. Global myths of creation and destruction
 III. Universal mythic archetypes
         A.  Goddess and fertility myths
         B.  Trickster myths
         C.  Hero myths
 IV. Interpretive methodologies of world mythology
 V. Mythological expression in contemporary global culture
         A.  Literature
         B.  Performing arts
         B.  Visual arts
         D.  Multimedia

 Course Offered At:

  Arapahoe Community College ACC
  Community College of Aurora CCA
  Colorado Community College Sys CCCS
  Community College of Denver CCD
  Colorado Northwestern CC CNCC
  Front Range Community College FRCC
  Lamar Community College LCC
  Morgan Community College MCC
  Northeastern Junior College NJC
  Otero College OJC
  Pueblo Community College PCC
  Pikes Peak State College PPCC
  Red Rocks Community College RRCC
  Trinidad State College TSJC
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