Course Title: World Civilizations: Prehistory to 1500 A.D. / World Civilizations: 1500 A.D. to present
Semester: Spring 1st Year
Course Director: TBA
Course Description: An examination of the civilizations of Asia, Africa, Europe and the Americas through a comparative study of selected places and themes. The dynamics of hunter/gatherer, pastoral and agrarian societies, urbanization, trade, imperialism, slavery, feudalism, the centralization of the state, religion and secular thought are among the topics discussed.