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Janet Shaw - Humanities & Dance

Humanities 1 Creative Mind

I often use Course Studio inside MyPortal to share documents online for my  classes.

How to Access Course Studio

After you register for my class, follow these steps to access course materials and other information throughout the quarter.

  1. Log in to MyPortal
  2. Click the Student tab
  3. Find My Courses Links section
  4. Click Go to My Courses and Instructor Email
  5. Select Course Schedule for current quarter at De Anza
  6. Click on my class
  7. Click on FILES on left side of page
  8. Green Sheet, Deadlines, etc. files will appear.  Click on the one you want to open.

For Students on the Waitlist

If you want to ADD the class after the start of the quarter, please see below for the course syllabus and reading assignments for the first week of class.

Sample Course Syllabus for Humi 1
Reading Assignments for Week 1
Due Wednesday


  • Creativity, by Mihaly Csikszentmihali - Chapter 1
    (DA Bookstore, library or Barnes & Nobel)


Please read by WEDNESDAY this week and be prepared to discuss in class.


Instructor Shaw

email icon Email: Janet Shaw
phone icon Phone: 408.864.5557 

Humanities & Dance

Last Updated: 9/27/16