COLLEGE OF HUMOUR

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The College of Humour is not just a collection of jokes. Courses introduce the student to the various forms of comedy that exist, and cover their application in both real life and the Star Trek universes.

The only prerequisite is that you know how to smile, and can have fun along the way!


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COHU-101 - What is Humour? Part 1
This course covers the different forms of humour and their functions; from straightforward jokes, through sight gags, satire and irony, to parody and burlesque. The 25-question test includes multiple choice, true/false and short answer questions.

COHU-102 - What is Humour? Part 2
Continuation of COHU-101.

All students are to take COHU-101 and COHU-102 before proceeding to Level 2.

COHU-201 - To Boldly Laugh: Trek Humour
This course looks at humour in the Star Trek universe, covering the series, the movies and the laughter that came out of them. The test includes multiple choice, true/false and short answer questions.


SCHOOL OF COMEDIANS

1950s Comedians

SOC-1950A - Steven Allen
SOC-1950B - Martha Raye
SOC-1950C - Danny Thomas
SOC-1950E - Paul Lynde
SOC-1950F - Soupy Sales
SOC-1950G - George Burns
SOC-1950H - Buddy Hackett
SOC-1950I - Don Rickles
SOC-1950J - Red Skelton
SOC-1950K - Phyllis Diller
SOC-1950L - Milton Berle
SOC-1950M - Lucille Ball
SOC-1950N - Jerry Lewis
SOC-1950O - Jack Benny
SOC-1950P - Jackie Gleason

1960s Comedians

SOC-1960A - John Cleese
SOC-1960B - Rip Taylor
SOC-1960C - Danny Kaye
SOC-1960D - Tim Conway
SOC-1960E - George Carlin
SOC-1960F - Nipsey Russell
SOC-1960G - Dom DeLuise
SOC-1960H - Bill Cosby
SOC-1960J - Don Knotts
SOC-1960K - Peter Sellers
SOC-1960L - John Byner
SOC 1960M Rodney Dangerfield
SOC 1960N Ruth Buzzi
SOC 1960O Minnie Pearl
SOC 1960P Mary Tyler Moore

1970s Comedians

SOC-1970A - Chevy Chase
SOC-1970B - Billy Crystal
SOC-1970C - Bill Murray
SOC-1970D - Marty Feldman
SOC-1970E - Howie Mandel
SOC-1970F - Gene Wilder
SOC-1970G - Robin Williams
SOC 1970H Redd Foxx

1980s Comedians

SOC-1980A - Rowan Atkinson
SOC-1980B - Martin Short
SOC-1980C - Whoopie Goldberg
SOC-1980D - Estelle Getty


SCHOOL OF COMEDY IN CINEMA (CCC)

CCC-006 - Austin Powers
CCC-018 - Down Periscope
CCC-021 - Monty Python and the Holy Grail
CCC 114 Trading Places
CCC 115 - Fast Times at Ridgemont High
CCC 116 - Pretty in Pink
CCC 118 - Jumpin' Jack Flash


SCHOOL OF MOVIE MUSICALS (MU)

MU-024 - White Christmas
MU-030 - Gentlemen Prefer Blondes


SCHOOL OF GILLIGAN'S ISLAND (SGI)

SGI-101 - Characters


SCHOOL OF JAMES BELUSHI (SJB)

SJB-001 - Animal House
SJB-003 - The Blues Brothers


SCHOOL OF WALT DISNEY MOVIES (WDM)

WDM-074 - The Happiest Millionaire
WDM-475 - Planes


SCHOOL OF CHARLES SCHULZ (SOCS)

SOCS-101 - Charles M. Schulz, Part 1
SOCS-102 - Charles M. Schulz, Part 2
SOCS-103 - Snoopy & Woodstock, Part 1
SOCS-104 - Snoopy & Woodstock, Part 2
SOCS-105 - Peanuts Characters, Part 1
SOCS-106 - Peanuts Characters, Part 2


School of Peanuts Videos (PEAV)

PEAV-101 - A Charlie Brown Christmas
PEAV-102 - It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown
PEAV-103 - A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving
PEAV-104 - Its Christmastime Again, Charlie Brown
PEAV-107 - Race For Your Life, Charlie Brown

 

SOURCE MATERIALS NEEDED:

Manual or URLs will be provided with the exam.
The "Interweb"
Various Star Trek episodes
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