Western Civilizations Post-1600 CE - HIS 102 at Virginia Western Community College


Effective: 2022-03-31

Course Description

Examines the development of western civilization from 1600 CE to the present. This is a Passport and UCGS transfer course.
Lecture 3 hours. Total 3 hours per week.
3 credits

The course outline below was developed as part of a statewide standardization process.

General Course Purpose

HIS 102 reviews the general history of the West from around 1600 CE to the present and allows students to reach a basic understanding of the characteristic features of the West's historical development. This course also helps students to develop an understanding of the academic discipline of history and supports the general educational goals.

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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