A global and historical survey of civilizations from ancient times to 1500. Emphasis
on the origins and development of diverse cultures, political systems, major religions,
noted empires, artistic/intellectual achievements and technological breakthroughs.
A study of various world civilizations is encouraged as a means of acquiring a broad
Grade Option (Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass)
- Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
- Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or ENGL 105, or equivalent.
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area 9C2, 9D3
(CSU GE Area C2; Area D), UC (IGETC Area 3B; Area 4C)
C-ID: HIST 150