History Courses

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HIS 101 World Civilizations I

This course covers major world civilizations from prehistoric times to the Renaissance, focusing on the political, social, economic and intellectual issues. Hours: 39 lecture. Usually offered in the fall, spring and summer. (3.0 Credits)

HIS 151 World Civilizations II

This course covers major world civilizations from the Renaissance to the present, focusing on the political, social, economic and intellectual issues. Hours: 39 lecture. Usually offered in the fall, spring and summer. (3.0 Credits)

HIS 151H World Civilizations II, Honors

This course covers major world civilizations from the Renaissance to the present, focusing on the political, social, economic and intellectual issues. This course provides students with an opportunity to use evidence to construct and evaluate plausible arguments, analyze points of view, context and bias, interpret primary source documents and assess issues of change and continuity over time. This course meets the requirements of HIS 151. Hours: 39 lecture. Prerequisite: Honors program eligibility. Usually offered in the spring.  (3.0 Credits)

HIS 201 American History I

This course covers the major economic, political, cultural and social factors that shaped the pattern of life in the U.S. from the 15th century through the Civil War and Reconstruction. Hours: 39 lecture. Usually offered in the fall, spring and summer. (3.0 Credits)

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