2620 College European History I

European History I will trace the evolution of western civilization by examining the cultures which have directly influenced Western thought and development. From the earliest efforts of the ancient Mesopotamians, Egyptians, and Hebrews through the
classical Greek and Roman civilizations and into the Middle Ages, emphasis of study will be placed on social, political, and intellectual development. Focus of studies will be on the roles of people and their ideas in the shaping of today’s world as we survey and investigate early Western society’s most noteworthy achievements in terms of their motivating consequences. Research project required.

GPA of 87% or above
Course Length: 
One semester, available first semester
One-half credit, optional college credit of three hours from UMKC with fee