World History - 3
An examination of the social, political, economic, intellectual, military and cultural development of the modern world since 1500 to present. A comparative emphasis is placed both on the unique characteristics as well as the similarities among peoples and nations throughout the world. The growth and spread of modern ideologies are examined as is the development of both the interconnections and interdependencies of the modern world and the rivalries and competitions of the modern world. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL B1 and Reading Level 5 or 6. Hours: 54 lect. CCS: Liberal Arts and Sciences. Transferable: UC, CSU and private colleges.