2019-20 Academic Catalog
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Europe to ca. 1700 Courses (HISEUA)


HISEUA 4310/5310 (962:101g). History of Ancient Greece — 3 hrs.

Archaeology of the Aegean and the Minoan-Mycenaean civilization; Homeric period, classical civilization of Greece to Alexander the Great, and the Hellenistic Age; advent of the Romans. Prerequisite(s): junior standing. (Odd Falls)

HISEUA 4320/5320 (962:103g). History of Ancient Rome — 3 hrs.

Roman Republic, expansion of Roman rule, Roman Empire, decline and fall of the empire in 5th century A.D. Comparison of the Romans as people with modern Americans. Prerequisite(s): junior standing. (Even Springs)

HISEUA 4330/5330 (962:123g). Greek and Roman Life and Culture — 3 hrs.

Cultural survey of the Greco-Roman world from the eighth century B.C. to the fifth century A.D. Subject matter includes elite culture, such as literature, philosophy, and religion, as well as aspects of everyday life, such as clothing, food and drink, and entertainment. Prerequisite(s): junior standing. (Even Falls)

HISEUA 4340/5340 (962:152g). Medieval Civilization — 3 hrs.

Social, economic, political, and cultural features seen as foundations of the modern period. From Fall of Rome to 15th century. Prerequisite(s): junior standing. (Even Springs)

HISEUA 4350/5350 (962:153g). The Renaissance and Reformation — 3 hrs.

Intellectual, artistic, economic, and political developments of the Italian and Northern Renaissance, culminating in an examination of the 16th-century Reformation. Prerequisite(s): junior standing. (Variable)

HISEUA 4360/5360 (962:158g). Age of Absolutism and the Enlightenment — 3 hrs.

History of emerging nations of Europe with emphasis on Age of Absolutism, Louis XIV, and the Enlightenment. Prerequisite(s): junior standing. (Odd Falls)

HISEUA 4420/5420 (962:126g). History of Ireland — 3 hrs.

Survey of Irish history from the age of conquests (Celtic, Viking, Anglo-Norman, and English) to the present with an emphasis on the development of political and cultural nationalism in the nineteenth century. Prerequisite(s): junior standing. (Fall)

HISEUA 4440/5440 (962:164g). English History to 1688 — 3 hrs.

England and the British Isles: Celtic and Roman times, England in the Middle Ages, Tudor-Stuart dynasties, the Glorious Revolution of 1688; England's beginnings as a great power and her relations with the rest of Europe. Prerequisite(s): junior standing. (Odd Falls)

HISEUA 4460/5460 (962:171g). History of Germany to 1648 — 3 hrs.

Unified German Empire and political, social, and religious forces which undermined it from Middle Ages to end of Thirty Years War. Prerequisite(s): junior standing. (Even Falls)

HISEUA 4480/5480 (962:151g). The Ancient Near East — 3 hrs.

The artistic, literary, political, religious, and social accomplishments of Near Eastern people of ancient times. Prerequisite(s): junior standing. (Odd Springs)