BYU Independent Study - Online Courses

World Civilization to 1500

HIST 201


$ 579.00

Instructor: Karen E Carter
Credits: 3.00

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World civilization from Greek antiquity to Renaissance; explores fundamental questions in the human experience, examines formative events in history, and seeks to teach value of important texts.

Course Content:

Lesson 1: Early Mankind and Man's Search for Origins
Lesson 2: Cradles of Civilization
Lesson 3: Nomads, Migration, and Early States in the Near East
Lesson 4: Territorial States in East Asia and Europe
Lesson 5: Ancient Eurasian Empires
Lesson 6: The Axial Age
Lesson 7: Expansion and Diffusion
Lesson 8: The Roman Empire and the Han Dynasty
Lesson 9: Religion and Culture
Lesson 10: Medieval Empires in Eurasia
Lesson 11: Africa and South Asia
Lesson 12: Medieval Europe and the Mongols
Lesson 13: Late-Medieval Crises and the Renaissance

Online Courses:

Course materials are accessed online, and all assignments must be submitted online. Optional course readings may be available but do not include the self-check assignments or graded assignments.