Course Catalog - 2019-2020

     

HIST 219 - MONGOL EMPIRE

Long Title: GENGHIS KHAN AND THE EMPIRE OF THE MONGOLS
Department: History
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Credit Hours: 3
Description: The 13th century semi-nomadic tribes of Central Asia, led by Genghis (Chingis) Khan, created the largest contiguous land empire in World history, reaching from Korea to Hungary. This class examines the conditions of their rise and military success, the global impact of their conquests, and their political and cultural legacy.