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Term Subject Catalog # Title Credits / Units
Summer 2021 HIS 211 World History II (Around 1500 CE to Present) 4 cr.
Class Session Time Syllabus
1 5-week summer Mon - Fri HIS-211


This course demonstrates how the world was reconfigured by warfare, empires, nations, and revolutions during the past five centuries and became the globalized world today. We will discuss a variety of issues including early global connections and conflicts; religious conflicts; slaves and slavery; European Imperialism in Latin America, Africa, the Middle East, and Asia; Independence Wars; World War Iⅈ Cold War; Globalization. This course will provide you with a solid grounding in world history and ideally encourage you to pursue further historical interests.