Humanities Courses

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Humanities

The humanities open our eyes to the complexities of the human condition and help us develop a questioning mindset about ourselves and the world around us. Enhance your skills as a thinker and communicator with Duke Pre-College Humanities courses. Investigate diverse topics using creative and humanistic approaches from disciplines such as literature, media studies and philosophy. Professions from education to engineering and medicine to public policy are enriched by engagement with the humanities.