World Civilization From 1500 - HIS-112

AA History

Bunker Hill Community College

Credits: 3

Subject Area(s): History

Credential(s): Associate's Degree


This course offers a study of the major world civilizations of the modern period from approximately 1500 to the present. This will include analysis of the defining characteristics of various world regions and their interactions in the accelerating process of globalization. Communities and contexts will be examined in light of the modernizing revolutions in science, philosophy, politics and technology; religion, colonization and decolonization, world wars, and the creation of the interconnected modern world system. No previous history course is required. This course fulfills the requirements for the General Education Area "Community and Cultural Contexts". Prerequisites: Grade of C or better in Academic Reading III (ESL098) and Academic Writing III (ESL099) or Reading Skills II (RDG095) and Writing Skills II (ENG095), or exemption by placement testing.

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World Civilization From 1500 Online Offerings

Course Section Time Instructor Format Start Date End Date
WB- 142345100% Online2024-06-032024-08-23

World Civilization From 1500 Associated Programs

Program ID Name Subject Area(s) Percent Online
AA.HISTYAA HistoryHistory100
AA.POLSCAA Political SciencePolitical Science100

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