World History (HIWD)

World History (HIWD)

HIWD 320  History of Africa  3 Credit Hour(s)  

Prerequisite: HIEU 201 or HIEU 202 or HIUS 221 or HIUS 222 or HIUS 223

A comprehensive survey of African history.

Offered: Resident and Online

HIWD 341  Modern Islamic Civilization  3 Credit Hour(s)  

A survey of Muslim Civilization and history since 1453, including the development of the modern Islamic state, Muslim philosophy and mysticism, religious practices, arts and literature. (Formerly HIWD 441)

Offered: Resident

HIWD 350  East Asian Civilization  3 Credit Hour(s)  

A survey of "the great tradition" that developed in China and spread to Japan and its transformation in modern times. Covers events in China and Japan down to the present. (Formerly HIWD 450)

Offered: Resident

HIWD 370  Comparative Civilization  3 Credit Hour(s)  

A comparative study of selected world civilizations with attention to the interaction with the West and the dynamics of cultural change. (Formerly HIWD 470)

Offered: Resident and Online

HIWD 371  Latin American Civilization: Colonial Period  3 Credit Hour(s)  

Iberian and Amerindian backgrounds with special emphasis on Aztec, Maya and Inca cultures; the epoch of European conquest and colonization; a description and analysis of the development of colonial institutions; the independence movements. (Formerly HIWD 471)

Offered: Resident

HIWD 372  Latin American Civilization: National Period  3 Credit Hour(s)  

The colonial inheritances which influenced national development; political, economic and religious trends of the 19th century; revolutionary trends in the 20th century. (Formerly HIWD 472)

Offered: Resident

HIWD 375  Korean and Vietnam Wars  3 Credit Hour(s)  

Prerequisite: HIEU 202 or HIUS 380

The course examines military conflicts in East Asia throughout history, with an emphasis on China, Japan, Korea, and Vietnam. Focus is placed on strategy, operations and tactics in the East Asia.

Offered: Resident and Online

HIWD 376  Middle Eastern Warfare  3 Credit Hour(s)  

A survey of the military history of the Greater Middle East from Antiquity to the Present.

Offered: Resident and Online

HIWD 460  Atlantic World  3 Credit Hour(s)  

This course examines the social, cultural, political, and economic interactions of the Atlantic World from circa. 1492 - circa. 1825.

Offered: Online

HIWD 495  Directed Research  1-3 Credit Hour(s)  

HIWD 495 - Directed Research (1 to 3 hours)

Offered: Resident

HIWD 497  Special Topics in World History  1-3 Credit Hour(s)  

HIWD 497 - Special Topics in World History (1 to 3 hours)

Offered: Resident

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