Skip to main content

Humanities Department

Germantown Campus


The Humanities Department on the Germantown Campus comprises five disciplines: History, Philosophy, Political Science, World Languages, and Women’s and Gender Studies. 

The Department offers courses that fulfill both the humanities and behavioral and social sciences distribution courses required for an Associates Degree.  In addition, several courses fulfill the General Education global and cultural perspectives requirement.  Members of the Humanities Department offer honors courses and learning communities, as well as courses taught in conjunction with Montgomery College’s  Renaissance Scholars Program. 

Meet Our Faculty and Staff

Other Information

Renaissance Scholars: The Renaissance Scholars is a selective honors program offered in the evenings and on the weekends at the Germantown campus and at the Takoma Park/Silver Spring campus.

Course Syllabi

Student Resources