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Undergraduate History-Rock County

2023 Spring Term

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3 Units

US HISTORY TO THE CIVIL WAR ERA

HIS 101

A survey of American political, economic, social and intellectual history from the Age of European Exploration and the period of colonization to the era of the American Civil War. As an Ethnic Studies (ES) course, this course thoroughly integrates the experiences of African Americans, Native Americans, Hispanics, and/or Asian Americans into US history in a manner that fosters understanding and appreciation of the perspectives and experiences of at least two of these groups as well as their contributions to, and interactions within, American society.


3 Units

HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES THE ERA OF THE CIVIL WAR TO PRESENT

HIS 102

A survey of American political, economic, social, and intellectual history from the era of the Civil War to the Present. This course thoroughly integrates the experiences of African Americans, Native Americans, Hispanics, and/or Asian Americans into US history in a manner that fosters understanding and appreciation of the perspectives and experiences of at least two of these groups as well as their contributions to, and interactions within, American society.


3 Units

HISTORY OF WESTERN CIVILIZATION-THE RENAISSANCE TO CURRENT ERA

HIS 106

Survey of West Civilization from the Renaissance to contemporary times, emphasizing the development of western culture, political institutions, and economic institutions, including references to the interaction among the peoples of the modern world.


3 Units

ANCIENT NEAR EAST AND GREECE

HIS 111

Survey of the history of civilization from ancient Mesopotamia and Egypt through Classical Greece with emphasis on institutional and social development.


3 Units

THE ROMAN REPUBLIC AND THE MEDITERRANEAN WORLD

HIS 112

Survey of the history of civilization from Alexander the Great through the fall of the Roman Empire with emphasis on institutional and social development.


3 Units

WORLD HISTORY TO 1500

HIS 161

A topical approach to the history of premodern humankind. Special attention will be given to the emergence, development, and interaction of civilizations in Asia, Africa, Europe, and the Americas.


3 Units

WORLD HISTORY SINCE 1500

HIS 162

A topical history of global humankind with emphasis on the rise of the West to world dominance and the various ways in which the peoples of Africa, Asia, and Latin America have responded to the West challenge.


3 Units

HOMEFRONT USA: AMERICAN LIFE IN WARTIME

HIS 283

An investigation of the impact of wars on American society. Wars from the earliest European settlement through the wars of the early 21st century may be included. The home front will be emphasized, with attention to wartime politics and economy, civil liberties, the experience of non-combatants, and the larger social effects of war.


3 Units

THE UNITED STATES, 1917 TO THE PRESENT

HIS 297

Political, social, economic and cultural changes in America from 1917 to the present.

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