HIST 1114 - World History Post-1500
(Fulfills MNTC Areas: 5, 8) This course is a survey from the Columbian Exchange to the present era (ca. 1500 to the present). Topics include colonialism, changes in religious patterns, Renaissance and Reformation Europe, the French Revolution, the Industrial Revolution, nationalism, the world wars, disintegration of colonial empires, the Cold War, and globalization. This course is a global and cross-cultural study of the modern period of world history.