What is humanities?
The humanities discipline questions the fundamentals of existence, examining the human experience through society and culture. From Greek tragedies to postmodern novels to Renaissance sculpture, the humanities explores the cultural, social and behavioral theories, and experiences that influence the human condition.
Why study humanities at UNH Manchester?
Through self-designed concentrations and faculty mentorship, UNH Manchester’s highly interdisciplinary humanities program develops the intellectual, analytical and communication skills that will set you apart in any industry. As a humanities major, you’ll sharpen your abilities in analysis and critical thinking through exploration of diverse works of art, music, literature, history, philosophy and the sciences. Let your interests fuel your studies with self-designed concentrations, from the social and ethical implications of genetic engineering to the examination of a historical period through literature, arts and more.
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