Examination of global progress in major civilizations from prehistoric times to the present emphasizing the economic, social, cultural, intellectual and political trends motivating human beings. Note: 101 and 102 do not have to be taken in sequential order. Three hours per week with enhancement. Meets General Education IIA or IIB (Prior to Fall 2008: IIA).
HIST 103 FIRST YEAR SEM WORLD HIST (Fall 2019)
Topics change each semester. Requires extensive reading, writing and class discussion on a topic in world history. Four hours per week. Meets General Education IIA or IIB.
HIST 430 RESEARCH SEMINAR CAPSTONE (Fall 2019)
Engage the history and historiography of a specific topic, period, country, region or theme. Under the guidance of the instructor, deploy and hone research, writing, critical thinking and communication skills, and produce a substantial research paper or project. Topics vary. May be taken twice under different course titles. Prerequisites: At least five history courses, including HIST 330, or permission of instructor. Three hours per week with enhancement. Meets General Education IIB.