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College Catalog 2022-2023 
College Catalog 2022-2023 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

General Education: Humanities Distribution

Humanities classes include visual arts, performing arts, and world languages.

Renton Technical College may accept humanities transfer credit in art, communication, drama, film, English literature, humanities, music, philosophy, and world language.


General Education learning outcomes met by this distribution area

  • Communication Literacy: Students will speak and write effectively, both as individuals and as members of teams.
  • Critical Thinking: Students will evaluate, analyze, synthesize, and apply information with clear logic.
  • Cultural Literacy: Students will explore diverse world cultures through the social sciences and the humanities.
  • (some classes) Information Literacy: Students will access, evaluate, and use appropriate information sources according to ethical and legal guidelines.

Note: HIST and HIST& classes can be used either as Humanities or Social Science distribution credit.