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102 – Europe and the World in the Modern Era (3 credit hours)

Survey of modern Europe from 1700 to the present. Focus varies with instructor. Credit cannot be received for both 102 and 104. (CD, D)

First Session Course:

  • 51785 – 9:25AM-10:40AM – TRIB A208, Trachtenberg

106 – Medieval World Civilizations (3 credit hours)

This course provides an overview of world civilizations in the period generally understood as “medieval,” from 600 C.E. to 1600 C.E. The course examines cultures and societies in East Asia, India, Africa, and the Americas as well as Europe and asks if there is such a thing as a “medieval” world history. What characteristics do these widely differing cultures and geographic areas share, and where do they differ? (Credit cannot be received for both 101 and 106, or 103 and 106.) (CD, D)

Second Session Course:

  • 51788 – 1:40PM-2:55PM – TRIB A305, O’Connell

113 – Health, Disease and Healing in World History (3 credit hours)

Examines political, economic, and cultural responses to sickness and disease in global historical context, paying particular attention to the intersection of religion and healing, as well as race, class, and gender in ancient, medieval, early modern, pre-colonial, colonial, and post-colonial societies. (D)

First Session Course:

  • 51786 – 10:50AM-12:05PM – TRIB A104, Caron

265 – U.S. History since the New Deal (3 credit hours)

Political, social, and economic history of the U.S. since 1933 with emphasis on the Depression, wars at home and abroad, unionism, civil rights movements, countercultures, environmentalism, religion, the Imperial Presidency, and liberalism and conservatism.

First Session Course:

  • 51787 – 12:15PM-1:30PM – TRIB A104, Caron

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