The Art of Being Human

La Trobe University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    The Art of Being Human

  • Host University

    La Trobe University

  • Location

    Melbourne, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Ethics, Philosophy, Sociology

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


    ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.

    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    In this foundation subject we take an interdisciplinary approach to exploring some of the most interesting questions that are under discussion in the University today. In The Art of Being Human we examine the human experience through topics such as art and creativity, the complexity of human identity, and the shape of our human future. We also seek to practice and develop the critical academic capabilities that are necessary to your success as a student. The subject is delivered in small group seminar settings that allow you to connect with fellow students and a dedicated member of academic staff.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.