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History (HIST) 2014-2015

HIST 1111 European History to 1648 (A, SP, SU)         

3 credits
This course is a survey of the culture, ideas, and values of human civilization in western world from their origins through 1648. Emphasis is on the achievements of the Ancient Middle East, Classical Greece and Rome, the Christian and Islamic Middle Ages, the Renaissance era, and the Protestant Reformation. Students are exposed to historical methodologies and analysis through the reading of primary and secondary sources.
Lecture: 3 hours
Prerequisite: Placement into ENGL 1100         Lab fee: $2.00

 

HIST 1112 European History since 1648 (A, SP, SU)    

3 credits
This course is a survey of the culture, ideas, and values of human civilization in the western world from their origins from 1648 to the present. This course focuses on the rise of modern science, the Enlightenment, the American and French Revolutions, the Industrial Revolution, and the theories of Karl Marx and Charles Darwin. The growth of ideologies–liberalism, socialism, capitalism, nationalism, and imperialism–will be explored. Contemporary issues and political movements will also be discussed. Students are exposed to historical methodologies and analysis through the reading of primary and secondary sources.
Lecture: 3 hours
Prerequisite: Placement into ENGL 1100         Lab fee: $2.00

 

HIST 1151 American History to 1877 (A, SP, SU)         

3 credits
This course covers a wide range of topics in early American history from the Age of Discovery through the Civil War and Reconstruction. It is an introduction to the study of history and to the political, economic, intellectual and social themes that have shaped our present society. Sections of this course are H-designated Honors classes.
Lecture: 3 hours
Prerequisite: Placement into ENGL 1100         Lab fee: $2.00

 

HIST 1152 American History since 1877 (A, SP, SU)    

3 credits
This course covers a wide range of topics in modern American history from Reconstruction to the present time. It is an introduction to the study of history and to the political, economic, intellectual, and social themes that have shaped our present society. Sections of this course are H-designated Honors classes.
Lecture: 3 hours
Prerequisite: Placement into ENGL 1100        Lab fee: $2.00

 

HIST 1181 World Civilization I: Non-Western to 1500 (A)                                                                                 

3 credits
This course is a survey of non-Western Civilization to 1500. It serves as an introduction to the study of history and to the intellectual, social, and cultural values of the Far East, India, Middle East, Africa, and South America.
Lecture: 3 hours
Prerequisite: Placement into ENGL 1100       Lab fee: $2.00

 

HIST 1182 World Civilization II: Non-Western since 1500

3 credits
This course is a survey of non-Western Civilization since 1500. It serves as an introduction to the study of history and to the intellectual, social, and cultural values of the Far East, India, Middle East, Africa, and South America.
Lecture: 3 hours
Prerequisite: Placement into ENGL 1100       Lab fee: $2.00

 

HIST 2223 African-American History I before 1877 (A, SP, SU)

3 credits
The class is primarily a lecture/discussion course which includes the history of African Americans in the New World from the time of the slave trade to the end of Reconstruction.
Lecture: 3 hours
Prerequisite: Placement into ENGL 1100     Lab fee $2.00

 

HIST 2224 African-American History II since 1877 (A, SP, SU)

3 credits
The class is primarily a lecture/discussion course which includes the history of African Americans from the end of Reconstruction to present times.
Lecture: 3 hours
Prerequisite: Placement into ENGL 1100     Lab fee: $2.00

 

HIST 2294 Special Topics: History (On Demand)       

1-3 credits
Students explore special topics in History designed to meet specific needs. This course is on demand.
Lecture: 1-3 hours