4 weeks / 6 hours per week
About This Course
This course reviews materials intended to acquire a general knowledge of literature, art, music and the other performing arts. Our goal is to prepare you to pass the College Board’s CLEP examination and obtain college credit for free.
Through the guidance of Dr. José Antonio Mazzotti, from Tufts University, this course will provide a broad coverage in Humanities, with questions on all periods from classical to contemporary, and in many different fields: poetry, prose, philosophy, art, architecture, music, dance, theater and film.
“Humanities” is a completely self-paced course. It has no prerequisites and it is offered entirely for free.
How is this course organized?
This course is organized into two large topics: Literature and The Arts, that contain short video lessons, exercises and reading.
All of the course material has been released at once so you can complete it anytime.
What do I need to pass the CLEP exam?
You will be required to demonstrate an understanding of the humanities through recollection of specific information, comprehension and application of concepts, and analysis and interpretation of various works of art.
The exam contains approximately 140 questions to be answered in 90 minutes. Please examine our syllabus once you enroll in the course.
How does this course differ from other CLEP textbooks and traditional courses?
This online course includes a carefully structured series of video lectures and exercises taught by a top quality university professor.
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Frequently Asked Questions
1. The Classical Period
2. The Middle Ages
3. The Renaissance
4. The Baroque and the Enlightenment
5. Romanticism and Realism
6. Twentieth and Twenty-First Centuries
Sample CLEP Questions
Questions 1 - 15
Questions 16 - 30
Questions 31 - 45
Questions 46 - 60
Questions 61 - 75
Questions 76 - 90
Web and Video Resources
How Your Score Is Computed