2024 Summer Humanities Courses

Courses meet each day (Monday through Friday): in-person classroom discussions led by Stanford faculty in the morning, and discussion sections led by graduate student teaching assistants in the afternoon.

Stanford Pre-Collegiate Summer Institutes: Humanities Courses

We offer more humanities courses through Stanford Pre-Collegiate Summer Institutes. These courses are highlighted below. Please note: Stanford Pre-Collegiate Summer Institutes is another program that requires a different application from Stanford Summer Humanities Institute. You can use the same application account to begin and submit applications for both programs.

The deadline to apply for Stanford Pre-Collegiate Summer Institutes courses is March 29, 2024.

SOCIAL JUSTICE | SOCIAL SCIENCE

Sociology of Inequality

SOCIAL JUSTICE | SOCIAL SCIENCE

Introduction to Ethnic Studies

SOCIAL JUSTICE | SOCIAL SCIENCE

The History of Activism

COMPUTER SCIENCE | SOCIAL SCIENCE

The History of Science

DESIGN | PHILOSOPHY

Design Your Life with Philosophy

PHILOSOPHY

The Nature of Evil

COMPUTER SCIENCE | PHILOSOPHY

Philosophy of Artificial Intelligence