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Foundations of Western Civilization

Description:
A survey of European history from the golden age of Greece in the 5th century BCE to 1715, laying particular stress on politics, culture and religion. Major topics examined will include the culture of ancient Greece; the rise of Rome and the ideology of the Roman Empire; the early development of Christianity and its impact on the ancient world; the evolution of new political forms in the Middle Ages; medieval Christianity; the impact of Renaissance efforts to revive Greek and Roman civilization; the Protestant Reformation and Catholic responses to it; and the scientific and intellectual culture of the seventeenth century. In addition to broad coverage the course will devote attention to critical examination of a selection of key historical texts.

Offered in:

2017 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 6929 MWF
11:00 - 11:50
McCahill,Elizabeth May W01-0004
Session: Regular
Class Dates: 09/05/2017
Capacity: 75
Enrolled: 0
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites:
Course Attributes: Distribution Area : Humanities
01C 10053 MWF
09:00 - 09:50
Brink,Maryann W01-0048
Session: CE Ses 2
Class Dates: 09/05/2017
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 0
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites:
Course Attributes: Distribution Area : Humanities
02C 10055 MWF
10:00 - 10:50
Brink,Maryann W01-0048
Session: CE Ses 2
Class Dates: 09/05/2017
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 0
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites:
Course Attributes: Distribution Area : Humanities

2017 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 3388 |
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TBD TBD
Session: Regular
Class Dates: |
Capacity: 35
Enrolled: 0
Status: Closed
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites:
Course Attributes: Distribution Area : Humanities
01C 5226 |
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Brink,Maryann ON-LINE
Session: CE Online
Class Dates: 01/30/2017
Capacity: 25
Enrolled: 28
Status: Closed
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites:
Course Attributes: Distribution Area : Humanities