Know Thyself: 12 Ways to View What’s Unique About You
4 sessions, 8 hours
“Know Thyself,” the Oracle of Delphi advises. This class is a thought-provoking investigation into the most fascinating being on the planet—you! Discover a kaleidoscope of self-knowledge tools from around the globe and across time, from psychology, mythology, and literature to spiritual practices and religious traditions. Discover where you fit in the Myers-Briggs personality matrix, locate your position among Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs, meet your Native American totem animal, delve into the symbolism of the Enneagram, and much more. Come prepared to gain new insight into your most valuable asset—yourself!
Instructor: Julie Castillo is a college anthropology instructor, children’s enrichment instructor, writing instructor, enrichment curriculum designer, entrepreneur, writer, and futurist. She holds an MA in sociocultural anthropology from Catholic University with a specialty in gender studies and ethnopsychology. Her current interests include development anthropology, human ecology, and poverty and affluence. She is fascinated by concepts of self and identity and frequently taps into literature, film, philosophy, and psychology in order to enhance her understanding. She loves books, movies, wildlife, adventure travel, and kayaking.
ILR502 Know Thyself: 12 Ways to View What’s Unique About You
4 digit #: 6026
Mondays, 2:00 – 4:00 pm, Nov. 14 – Dec. 5
Location: FCC Conference Center/E123
Tuition: $34 Fee: $55 Total: $89
MD residents age 60 + pay fee only: $89