The University of St. Thomas

Hist Mod World Since 1550
Title:Hist Mod World Since 1550
Course Number:112
College:College of Arts & Sciences
Instructor:Zimmerman, Kari E
Time:1525 - 1700
Location:McNeely Hall St Paul
Room:MCH 117
Credit Hours Start Date End Date Days Available Enrollment Maximum
4 02/03 05/23 -  T  -   R  - 0 25 25
Course Description:
The Modern World Since 1550 surveys the sixteenth century European foundation and expansion throughout the world down to the end of the twentieth century. The course examines the resulting breakthroughs in communication and cultural exchanges between Western civilization and the Middle East, Asia, Africa, and Latin America. Emphasis is placed on the emergence of an interdependent global civilization. This course fulfills the Historical Studies requirement in the core curriculum.