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HS 121 - World History Since 1500

Credits: 3
Contact Hours: 3
Prerequisites: None

Corequisites: None

College Level Prerequisites: None
Description: To provide basic content and methods of history through an introductory study of world cultures since 1500. The course will have a special focus on Non-Western societies including Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East. This course will analyze and compare the ways in which political, economic, social, cultural, environmental, and demographic factors influenced the development of world societies. The course will examine the ways in which these societies interacted with one another and with the Western World. Themes of study will include: migration, war, empire, technological development, and religious and cultural diffusion.

Department Consent: No Consent
General Education Distribution Category Met: Social Sciences



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