Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2015

     

HIST 415 001 (CRN: 11161)

RISE&FALL BRITISH EMPIRE

Long Title: THE RISE AND FALL OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE
Department: History
Instructor: Wiener, Martin J.
Meeting: 9:25AM - 10:40AM TR HUM 120 (24-AUG-2015 - 4-DEC-2015) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
 
Section Max Enrollment: 15
Section Enrolled: 5
Waitlisted: 0 (Max 99) 
Current members of the waitlist have priority for available seats.
Enrollment data as of: 28-JAN-2022 6:35PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Take-Home Exam
 
Description: Seminar on how the largest empire in world history came into existence, the impact it had on people and states worldwide, and its decline and fall. Course work will consist of reading, viewing, and evaluating films, and preparing and summarizing in class a research paper on a topic of choice. Open to juniors and seniors. Open to others only with permission of instructor. (Please note that class rank is determined by year of matriculation, not credits.) Recommended prerequisite(s): Some background in either British history or one of the areas impacted by the British.