HIST 2322 - WORLD CIVILIZATIONS II

A survey of the social, political, economic, cultural, religious, and intellectual history of the world from the 15th century to the present. The course examines major cultural regions of the world in Africa, the Americas, Asia, Europe, and Oceania and their global interactions over time. Themes include maritime exploration and transoceanic empires, nation/state formation and industrialization, imperialism, global conflicts and resolutions, and global economic integration. The course emphasizes the development, interaction and impact of global exchange.

Meets NCTC Core Curriculum Requirement

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Create an argument through the use of historical evidence.
  • Analyze and interpret primary and secondary sources.
  • Analyze the effects of historical, social, political, economic, cultural, and global forces on this period of world history.

Grade Basis: L
Credit Hours: 3
Lecture hours: 48.0

Restrictions:

  • Must meet TSI College Readiness Standard for Reading