HS 201 World History to 1520 4 cr.
- Offered: Fall, Winter
- Applies toward the world cultures university requirement (wc).
- Applies toward the social responsibility in a diverse world (socr) general education requirement.
This course in world history focuses on the changing patterns of interaction among the world's peoples from ancient times into the early modern era. The course examines these interactions in terms of trade, ideas and religion, and politics. The world history course aims to provide a framework for understanding the historical developments as interrelated phenomena and to explain the apparent disparities in today's world in terms of their historical roots.
Note: HS 201 repeats HS 101 History of Western Civilization to 1600.