May 19, 2024  
ARCHIVED 2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
ARCHIVED 2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIST 150 - Global History and Geography

4.00 credit hours
An exploration of themes in World History and Geography through the study of maps and their evolution through the premodern and modern eras. Topics include the role of maps in representing religious, political, and ethnic identities, patterns of pilgrimage and trade, and the increasing power of science in reshaping forms of knowledge and global political and cultural relations.

Cardinal Directions Designation(s): Social Science, Global Understanding, U.S. Power Structures.
iCon(s): Experiencing Place, Thinking Globally.

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