HIST 1103 N2

Western Civilization 1

Leading developments in Western civilization from ancient societies to the French Revolution. Students will be introduced to various historical concepts, skills and methodologies.

Instructor: Leigh Whaley
Prerequisites:
 None.
Course Type: Online; Continuous-intake. Register anytime and learn at your own pace


In this course, you'll trace the history of Western Civilization from the beginnings of human history to the Scientific Revolution of the 17th century.

Topics include:

  • Urban and rural contrasts
  • Empires, monarchies, and republics
  • Major revolutions and wars
  • The Renaissance and Protestant Reformation

In addition to broadening your knowledge, you'll also bolster your skills in learning, researching, and writing about history.