Stephen F. Austin High School

Arts and Humanities

The Arts and Humanities endorsement is a curriculum path that allows for a student to focus deeply on courses directly related to fine arts, English literature, foreign languages and social studies. The Arts and Humanities Endorsement includes the following pathways at Austin High:

  • Art
  • Dance
  • Music
  • Theatre
  • Languages Other than English
  • Advanced Placement Social Studies

CAREERS

Students interested in pursuing a career path in the entertainment industry or as an interpreter, or writer, for example, may want to consider the Arts and Humanities endorsement to guide course selection.

COURSE SELECTION

A student may earn an arts and humanities endorsement by completing the requirements specified in the foundation plan and one of the following:

  • five social studies credits
  • or four levels of the same language in a language other than English
  • or two levels of the same language in a language other than English and two levels of a different language in a language other than English
  • or four levels of American sign language
  • or four courses in fine arts from one or two categories
  • or four approved English elective credits

Arts and Humanities Teachers