HST 255: Making the Modern World
In this course, students examine the most significant global events of the past two centuries. While lectures present background and contextual information and regional case studies transport the student around the globe (from Europe to Africa, Asia and the Americas), the focus of the course is the discussion of assigned books on each of the major events covered in class.
Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6
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