Aug 17, 2022
HIST 2220 - Europe in the Twentieth Century
This course presents a survey of the history of Europe (including Great Britain and Russia) in the ‘short twentieth century,’ from the start of World War I in 1914 to the end of the Cold War in 1989, as well as a survey of developments since 1989, with an emphasis on ideologies, state and national transformations, and political and social change.
Credit Hours: 3
OHIO BRICKS Pillar: Humanities: Text and Contexts
General Education Code (students who entered prior to Fall 2021-22): 2SS
Repeat/Retake Information: May be retaken two times excluding withdrawals, but only last course taken counts.
Lecture/Lab Hours: 3.0 lecture
Grades: Eligible Grades: A-F,WP,WF,WN,FN,AU,I
Course Transferability: OTM course: TMAH Arts & Humanities
College Credit Plus: Level 1
- Students will be able to identify and analyze major events in modern European history.
- Students will be able to outline and describe social, political, and cultural factors which have shaped modern Europe.
- Students will be able to identify major developments and interactions between Europe and the world in the twentieth century.
- Students will be able to analyze several European societies and cultures and will be able to compare them with the students’ own society and culture.
- Students will be able to appraise and compare the roles of citizens under changing historical circumstances in modern Europe.
- Students will be able to appraise and compare individual and group rights and freedoms under changing historical circumstances in modern Europe.
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