2019 - 2020 College Catalog 
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2019 - 2020 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIST 130 - History of Western & World Civilizations II

Credit Hours: 3
Lecture Hours: 3
Laboratory Hours: 0

Prerequisite(s): None

Restriction(s): None

Corequisite(s): None

This course examines the development of modern social organizations, cultural developments, political and economic philosophies, and their impact on creating the modern world. The course covers the transformation of the world from the Industrial Revolution to the present day, examining Western interactions with non-Western societies, through topics which may include: imperialism, decolonization and independence movements.

Student Learning Outcomes of the Course: Students will demonstrate

  1. knowledge of either a broad outline of world history, or
  2. knowledge of the distinctive features of the history, institutions, economy, society, culture etc., of one non-Western civilization.