An introduction to ancient world history through an exploration of the development of diverse cultural, religious, social, economic and political systems. Various themes will be explored, such as the origin of cities, the rise and fall of empires, the relationship between religion and politics, and the relationship between citizen and state. Several geographical areas will be discussed including Mesopotamia, Egypt, Indian Subcontinent, China, Greece and Rome.

Course Notes

HIST 100 is an approved Self and Society course for Cap Core requirements.

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).

Effective Term
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