HS 120 Turning Points in History 4 cr.
- Offered: Fall, Winter
- Applies toward the perspectives on society (pers) general education requirement.
This class provides a sustained examination of a major event, or related events, with substantial long-term ramifications. The course focuses on interpreting the role of said event(s) in history and society. Possible events include the glorious revolution, the abolition of slavery, the conquests of Tamerlane, the crusades, the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, or the ratification of the constitution.