3 credits—Western Civilization I traces the development of Western Civilization from prehistory to 1300 C.E., the end of the High Middle Ages. The role of the Humanities is emphasized. The course explores major political, social, economic, scientific, intellectual, cultural, and religious developments contributing to Western societies. These include the significant events and contributions of early Middle Eastern civilizations, classical and Hellenistic Greece, the Roman Empire, its successors, the rise of the Western Christian church, and Medieval Europe.
Lecture Hours: 48
2015–2016 Course Cost: $478.50 *
Course Cost Calculation: 2015–2016 resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.
The course cost calculation does not include:
the cost of books. Visit the Hawkeye Bookstore to determine the cost of books.
tools and supplies. Some programs may have additional cost of tools and supplies. Check with a program advisor for more information.
non-resident tuition and fees or international student costs.
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