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History

HIS 1101 - United States History I

Development of the people of the United States in political, social, economic, and cultural areas from pre-Columbian America through Reconstruction.

HIS 1102 - United States History II

Development of the people of the United States in political, social, economic and cultural areas from Reconstruction to the present.

HIS 1105 - African-American History

Contributions of African-Americans to the institutions and culture of the United States from 1619 to the present.

HIS 1111 - Western Civilization I

Major trends in the development of Western culture, emphasizing political, economic, social and cultural achievements, from prehistory to the seventeenth century.

HIS 1112 - Western Civilization II

Major trends in the development of Western culture, emphasizing political, economic, social and cultural achievements from the seventeenth century to the present.

HIS 2215 - Survey of African History

Overview of the history of Africa from prehistoric times to the present; special emphasis on modern challenges the continent faces.

HIS 2216 - Survey of Latin American History

A survey of Latin American history and culture from pre-colonial times to the present, tracing colonial influences, 20th century revolutions, dictatorships and democratic alternatives and the evolution of global economics, U.S. and Organization of American States policies.

HIS 2217 - Survey of East Asian History

Survey of eastern Asia from earliest times to the present, including economic, political, religious and colonial influences on modern nations of Asia, with special emphasis on twentieth- and twenty-first- century issues and problems.

HIS 2218 - History of Ohio

A survey of the political, social, economic and cultural development of the peoples of Ohio, from prehistoric times to the present. Ohio's role in the growth of the United States.

HIS 2219 - Survey of the Middle East

A survey of the Middle East, beginning with an overview of early history and the rise of Islam, and then concentrating on historical developments since the 19th century, tracing the development of Zionism, Arab, Turkish, Kurdish and Iranian nationalisms, the involvement of the superpowers and the U.N. and the resulting crises.

HIS 2297 - Special Topics

Varied content offering of special interest to the discipline but not covered within existing courses; may be scheduled in a classroom/seminar setting or in non-traditional format.