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2018-2019 Catalog 
2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

WOH 2040 - Contemporary World History

Credit Hours: 3.0

At least one of the prerequisite courses is required.
Prerequisite(s): ENC1102, ENC2210 with minimum grade of C
Corequisite(s): None

This course will examine the major political, social, economic, intellectual and diplomatic developments of the 20th century. Emphasis will be placed on the impact of two world wars, the Russian Revolution, the Cold War, the emergence of Communist China and the rise of the Third World, the decline of Communism in Europe, and the major problems of the post-Cold War world. As a writing intensive course that satisfies the Inquiry and Discourse category of general education, this course will allow students the chance to explore the subject through a variety of college-level writing exercises that will include an original research project and may also include essay exams, book reviews, reaction papers, and other discipline specific writing. The primary General Education learning outcome for this class is Information Literacy: Collect, verify, document, and organize information from a variety of sources.

Parallel: College Transfer (A.A. and A.S)