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HIS 103 History of Western Civilization I
Credit Hours:  3
Effective Term: Fall 2017
SUN#: None
AGEC: Cultural (Ethnic/Race/Gender) Awareness   Global/International Awareness   Historical Awareness   Humanities  
Credit Breakdown: 3 Lectures
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A, B, C, D, F

Description: Western world development from its beginnings to the early 18th century, centered on the cultural, scientific, religious and political contributions of the great western civilizations. Prerequisite or corequisite: RDG100.

Prerequisites: RDG100

Corequisites: RDG100

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Knowledge Level) Describe the events and trends of the past associated with specific political, cultural, social, religious, and military events or individuals.
2. (Analysis Level) Analyze the contributions of individuals or groups to significant historical movements, events and/or trends as they relate to social, religious, cultural, minority and gender-related dynamics of the period.
3. (Evaluation Level) Describe and infer the impact of past events on current society by interpreting, comparing, contrasting or criticizing different explanations and evaluations of key historical events and persons.
4. (Application Level) Demonstrate the point of view of an individual or group (dissimilar from one's own identity) in a given historical setting.
5. (Comprehension Level) Explain the interrelatedness of past events in different countries, regions, and locales.
6. (Evaluation Level) Compare and contrast the impact of past events on the society of the time by analyzing historical movements, events and trends as they relate to social, religious, cultural, and political dynamics of the period.
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