43.106 The Modern World

The Modern World

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 5192
Status Active

In a period of intensifying globalization a basic understanding of our world is increasingly important. The main purpose of this course is to expose students to the global processes that have shaped our modern world since roughly the year 1500. Taking on a global and comparative perspective, this course will help students to develop a topical, chronological, and geographical understanding of global history and cultures.