Liberty and Tyranny

This course will cover what liberty and tyranny look like.  Analysis of the rule of law, propaganda, economic conditions, education of the people, power centers, and other factors will be […]

United States History to 1877

A survey of American history from earliest colonial settlements to the conclusion of the Civil War/Reconstruction Period. Emphasis will be on the European discovery of the Americas, development of cultural, […]

Modern Western Civilization (1500 to Present)

This course examines the cultural, political, economic and religious evolution of Western thought and the development of Western Civilization from 1500 to the present. The study explores the decline of […]

Ancient Western Civilization (Pre-history to 1500)

An introduction to the historical analysis of the development of the institutions, ideologies and events that shaped the foundations of Western Civilization. The origins and evolution of Near Eastern Classical […]

United States in the Great Depression

An in-depth examination of the economic, political, cultural and social consequences of the events occurring between years 1929-1941. Special emphasis will be placed on the linkage of the relationships of […]

America in the 20th Century

A survey of history of the United States from 1900 to the present focusing upon areas of social, economic, political and diplomatic history. (Prerequisite – Corequisite: ENG120W strongly recommended)

Contemporary World Issues

An introduction to the complex interactions between nations and peoples in today’s world, this course will explore the historical background and current standing of a number of global issues. Recognizing […]