History (HIS)

  • World Civilizations I

    HIS-111, Lecture: 3, Credits: 3
    Fall 2019 | Spring 2020
    No prerequisites.No corequisites.

    This course introduces world history from the dawn of civilization to the early modern era. Topics include Eurasian, African, American, and Greco-Roman civilizations and Christian, Islamic and Byzantine cultures. Upon completion, students should be able to analyze significant political, socioeconomic, and cultural developments in pre-modern world civilizations.

  • World Civilizations II

    HIS-112, Lecture: 3, Credits: 3
    Fall 2019 | Spring 2020
    No prerequisites.No corequisites.

    This course introduces world history from the early modern era to the present. Topics include the cultures of Africa, Europe, India, China, Japan, and the Americas. Upon completion, students should be able to analyze significant political, socioeconomic, and cultural developments in modern world civilizations.

  • American History I

    HIS-131, Lecture: 3, Credits: 3
    Fall 2019 | Spring 2020
    No prerequisites.No corequisites.

    This course is a survey of American history from pre-history through the Civil War era. Topics include the migrations to the Americas, the colonial and revolutionary periods, the development of the Republic, and the Civil War. Upon completion, students should be able to analyze significant political, socioeconomic, and cultural developments in early American history.

  • American History II

    HIS-132, Lecture: 3, Credits: 3
    Spring 2020 | Fall 2019
    No prerequisites.No corequisites.

    This course is a survey of American history from the Civil War era to the present. Topics include industrialization, immigration, the Great Depression, the major American wars, the Cold War, and social conflict. Upon completion, students should be able to analyze significant political, socioeconomic, and cultural developments in American history since the Civil War.