History, Humanities, Philosophy, and Religion Courses
Central Piedmont offers a variety of history, humanities, philosophy, and religion courses for general education, core, and elective credit. While no history, humanities, philosophy, or religion degrees are currently offered, these courses meet the needs and interests of students working towards a degree, diploma, or certificate, those who plan to transfer to four-year institutions, visiting students who wish to transfer credit back to their home institution, and others who are just interested in these subjects.
What You Will Learn
Upon completion of Central Piedmont history, humanities, philosophy, or religion courses, you will:
- learn to write clearly and coherently in order to be prepared for both the workplace and the conduct of your personal life
- gain experience in literature and the humanities in order to recognize and appreciate the aesthetic dimensions of their lives
Why Choose Central Piedmont
We offer all students a real-world, hands-on, well-rounded education in order to provide the foundational skills and knowledge you need to succeed in any career. Our history department also supports the college and the local community through initiatives such as the "Trail of History" television series on WTVI PBS Charlotte and the Sensoria Festival. You will have the opportunity to participate in student clubs and organizations, such as the Central Piedmont Historical Association.
Real World Education
At Central Piedmont, your education goes beyond what you learn in class. We offer numerous opportunities for you to enhance your learning — and to make friends, network, and pursue your passions — through clubs and organizations, sports, events and activities, leadership opportunities, job experience, volunteer experiences, visual and performing arts, and even international experiences.