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The modern conception of the humanities has its origin in the Classical Greek paideia, a course of general education dating from the Sophists in the mid-5th century bce, which prepared young men for active citizenship in the polis, or city-state; and in Cicero’s humanitas (literally, “human nature”), a program of training proper for orators, first set forth in De oratore (Of the Orator.

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about the structure of humanities courses in a school. Humanities guide 3 Humanities in the MYP They collect, describe and analyse data used in studies of society, test hypotheses, and interpret complex data and source materials.

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