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2019-2020 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog

HST 101 - Introduction to World Civilizations

This course examines the long-term trajectory of world history. Taking a global approach, students think beyond national boundaries and consider themes that bind disparate regions together, such as trade, migration, the environment, state formation, and imperialism. Fulfills Foundations - Historical Perspectives. Fulfills Cultures - Global Perspectives. Offered every semester.

Credits: 3

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