HIST-103: The World to 1750

3 credit hours
Introduces students to global history before the industrial revolution, with particular emphasis on non-Western civilizations. The course uses various cross-cultural perspectives to examine major historical themes such as the rise of civilizations, the impact of universal religions, and global interaction. A principal goal of the course is to encourage students to think about history in comparative historical perspective. This course can be used to satisfy University Studies requirements.