HIST& 128 : WORLD CIVILIZATIONS III
Comparative study of the evolution of the world’s major civilizations (African, Asian, European, the Americas) from the French Revolution to the present, including different political, social, economic, and cultural-religious systems. Introduction of often conflicting ideologies and forces in contemporary life. (SS)
- Demonstrate a “historical mindedness”-- understanding the historical context of ideas, events, and issues.
- Demonstrate a sense of regionalism that incorporates geography, economics, politics, and culture.
- Demonstrate the contributions and world view of diverse populations of the region.
- Distinguish major themes from a regional perspective and from a national perspective.
- Demonstrate mastery of significant events, people, and ideas that shaped the region from the beginnings of human settlement.
- Analyze and synthesize critical primary and secondary source materials.
- Organize thoughts and communicate them clearly and concisely in written form and in oral discussions.
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