HIST1800-A World Civilization II (Spring 2021)

Course Details

Session, Dates: 1 (01/14/2021 - 04/30/2021)
Days: M W F
Time: 12:00 - 12:50 pm
Location: Moon Campus
Room: Patrick Henry HOP
Seats Available: 13 Seats
Credits: 3
Virtual Rotation (details)

Course Description

This course will survey the political, social, and cultural development of world civilizations from the age of European exploration and expansion through the end of the twentieth century. Topics will include the rise of science and industry, the global domination of Western Civilization, the legacies of imperialism, and the rise of the post-colonial world. Special attention will be given to the unique characteristics of individual regions and cultures, as well as to common characteristics found throughout the world's societies.

About the Instructor(s)

Soren I. Fanning, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of History
Social Sciences

Coordinator, Secondary Social Studies Education
Social Sciences

fanning@rmu.edu
412-397-5403 phone
412-397-6044 fax
Nicholson Center 441
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