The University of St. Thomas

Origins: Mod World to 1550
Title:Origins: Mod World to 1550
Course Number:111
College:College of Arts & Sciences
Instructor:Brodeur, Ann F
Time:1055 - 1200
Location:John Roach Center St Paul
Room:JRC 246
Credit Hours Start Date End Date Days Available Enrollment Maximum
4 02/03 05/23 M  -  W   -  F 0 20 20
Course Description:
This course examines significant political, social, economic, religious and cultural developments of ancient Near East, ancient India, Greco-Roman civilizations, ancient and medieval China, ancient Japan, Islamic civilization, ancient African and American societies, and Medieval and Renaissance Europe. As beliefs and social- political concepts and practices of various civilizations formulated and developed during this period still heavily influence our modern world, this course provides a foundation to our understanding of the highly interdependent and interrelated contemporary world. This course fulfills the Historical Studies requirement in the core curriculum.