HST 106 World History I 3 Credits
A study of the World history from the dawn of civilization to the early modern period. Areas of focus include the Near East, China, India, Japan, sub-Saharan Africa, Europe, and the Americas. This course fulfills the diversity, global, and multicultural requirement.
HST 107 World History II 3 Credits
A continuation of World history from 1500 to the present in terms of the political, cultural, social, scientific, and religious events that have produced the Modern World. Special emphasis will be given to the development of nation-states and their policies of imperialism, the scientific and technological revolution, political and social revolutions, World War, capitalism, and the emergence of the global economy. This course fulfills the diversity, global, and multicultural requirement.
HST 110 Western Civilization I 3 Credits
This course is an introduction to the history of Western Civilization, beginning with a study of the contributions made by Greece and Rome, and continuing with the development of Western society in Medieval Europe, the Renaissance, and the period of exploration and conquest.
HST 111 Western Civilization II 3 Credits
A study of modern European civilization from the 17th Century through World War I through selected areas of study: e.g., imperialism, the rise of the nation-state, political economy, revolution, the breakdown of religion as a unifying idea.
HST 201 - American History I
An analysis of the colonial heritage of the United States, the causes and consequences of the American Revolution, the political, social and economic development of the new nation through the Civil War and its aftermath.
HST 202 - American History II
An analysis of the rise of big business, the labor movement, the emergence of the United States as a world power; the Progressive Reform movement; World War I, the Great Depression, World War II and the Cold War era.
Prerequisite: Successful completion of HST 201.