Timeroom: Spring 2024

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HIS 402 (01) - Great Civilizations

Great Civilizations

Online Course Delivery Method: Online Asynchronous
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Term 3 (01/23/2024 - 03/15/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 56060
For thousands of years, humans have created communities that align with certain perceived value systems. From these value systems, great civilizations have been cultivated, developed, and brought into conflict with other cultures. This course examines the rise of civilizations throughout the world, tracing the history of human societies from their beginnings through 1000 C.E. After surveying the prehistoric period and early civilization, the course focuses on the religious, political, and cultural characteristics of key civilizations from around the world. Emphasis will be placed on patterns of civilization, human conflict and interaction, and the development of human thought and expression.
Advisor Approval Required. Contact your Academic Advisor for approval and registration.
Equivalent(s): HIS 502G
Mutual Exclusion : HIST 421
Campuses not allowed in section: Durham
Attributes: Online (no campus visits), Human Thought & Exp (Gen Ed), Historical Perspectives(Disc), EUNH
Instructors: Matthew Hammond
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 3/15/2024 Hours Arranged ONLINE
CPS Online   Coll of Professional Studies :: History-CPSO

HIS 410 (01) - United States History to 1865

U.S. History to 1865

Online Course Delivery Method: Online Asynchronous
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Term 3 (01/23/2024 - 03/15/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 56061
This course focuses on the origins and development of issues relevant to Americans today through the examination of the history of the United States from its earliest settlement through the Civil War. Students study themes and events ranging from Native American cultures and their contact with early European settlements, the triumph of British over French and Spanish settlers, the upheavals of the Revolution, the establishment of the United States, its expansion westward, and the development and growth of slavery which culminated in the Civil War. The focus of this class will be making connections between the past and the present day, recognizing historical themes, evaluating areas of conflict, and using evidence-based historical interpretation.
Advisor Approval Required. Contact your Academic Advisor for approval and registration.
Equivalent(s): HIS 510G
Mutual Exclusion : HIST 405
Campuses not allowed in section: Durham
Attributes: Online (no campus visits), Human Thought & Exp (Gen Ed), Historical Perspectives(Disc), EUNH
Instructors: Christopher Benedetto
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 3/15/2024 Hours Arranged ONLINE
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HIS 512 (01) - European History: Renaissance through the Industrial Revolution

Europn Hist: Ren thru IndusRev

Online Course Delivery Method: Online Asynchronous
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Term 4 (03/25/2024 - 05/17/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 56063
This course provides students the opportunity to engage in critical discussions about the foundations of modern western society according to key cultural, religious, and political changes associated with the Renaissance, the Reformation, and the emergence of the modern state. It also examines developments in the sciences, western philosophy, and revolutionary politics in theory and practice, through the nineteenth century, drawing connections between the past and the present day.
Advisor Approval Required. Contact your Academic Advisor for approval and registration.
Equivalent(s): HIS 512G
Campuses not allowed in section: Durham
Attributes: Online (no campus visits), Human Thought & Exp (Gen Ed), EUNH
Instructors: Christopher Benedetto
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
3/25/2024 5/17/2024 Hours Arranged ONLINE
CPS Online   Coll of Professional Studies :: History-CPSO

HIS 590 (01) - Historical Methods

Historical Methods

Online Course Delivery Method: Online Asynchronous
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Term 3 (01/23/2024 - 03/15/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 56064
In this course, students develop and employ historical methodology appropriate to the study of events, figures, periods, and cultures of the past. Building on General Education coursework in thinking, research, and writing, the course helps to develop a historical mindset through student practice with methods and processes of the historian, in designing viable projects to explore further, and in substantive written work. The course frames key questions and concepts in the discipline and prepares students for upper-level courses in the major.
Advisor Approval Required. Contact your Academic Advisor for approval and registration.
Prerequisite(s): (ENG 420 or ENG 500G) and (CRIT 501 or CRIT 501G)
Equivalent(s): HIS 610G
Campuses not allowed in section: Durham
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course, Online (no campus visits), Human Thought & Exp (Gen Ed), EUNH
Instructors: Claude Caswell
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 3/15/2024 Hours Arranged ONLINE
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HIS 718 (01) - History of World War II

History of World War II

Online Course Delivery Method: Online Asynchronous
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Term 3 (01/23/2024 - 03/15/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 56066
This course explores the causes and consequences of the Second World War from a global perspective. It explores the rise of nationalism and totalitarianism and the impact of colonialism. The course explores the causes of WWI and its aftermath, moves through the decade of the 20's to the Depression and the rise of fascism, to the onset of the war in Europe, Africa, and the Pacific, and finally to the peace agreements and their effect on the future of the world. In particular it looks at industrial, agricultural, and democratic developments and their impact on the war. Military mobilization, gender, race, notions of "the good war," and cultural conflict will also be studied.
Advisor Approval Required. Contact your Academic Advisor for approval and registration.
Equivalent(s): HIS 618G
Campuses not allowed in section: Durham
Attributes: Online (no campus visits), Human Thought & Exp (Gen Ed), Historical Perspectives(Disc), EUNH
Instructors: Michael Varuolo
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 3/15/2024 Hours Arranged ONLINE
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HIS 727 (01) - Vietnam War: An Historical Perspective

Vietnam War: Hist Persptv

Online Course Delivery Method: Online Asynchronous
Credits: 4.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Term 4 (03/25/2024 - 05/17/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 56067
Students will have the opportunity to examine three decades of struggle in Southeast Asia beginning with the history of French Colonial Indochina that led Communist Vietnamese revolutionaries into conflict with France, and then the United States and its Vietnamese allies. The course presents primary sources to examine the impact and significance of the war on American society and to evaluate its causes and consequences. The complexities of the lived human experiences before, during, and after the Vietnam War are studied according to a multitude of perspectives and interpretations.
Advisor Approval Required. Contact your Academic Advisor for approval and registration.
Equivalent(s): HIS 627G
Campuses not allowed in section: Durham
Attributes: Online (no campus visits), Human Thought & Exp (Gen Ed), EUNH
Instructors: Gabriel Jewell
Start Date End Date Days Time Location
3/25/2024 5/17/2024 Hours Arranged ONLINE