Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2016

     

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FWIS 129 001 (CRN: 25374)

THE EMPIRE OF THE MONGOLS

Long Title: CHINGIS KHAN AND THE EMPIRE OF THE MONGOLS
Department: First-Year Writing Intensive
Instructor: Balabanlilar, Lisa
Meeting: 1:00PM - 2:15PM TR (11-JAN-2016 - 22-APR-2016) 
Part of Term: First Year Writing
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
 
Section Max Enrollment: 15
Section Enrolled: 14
Enrollment data as of: 26-MAY-2024 11:14AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
2-MAY-2016  
9:00AM - 12:00PM M
 
Description: In the thirteenth century, the Mongols conquered China, Eastern Europe and Middle East. This class explores empire building, warfare, government and steppe culture, through reading the letters and memoirs of Mongols, merchants, travelers and adventurers. The students will work closely with primary sources to develop analytical writing skills.
 
Course URL: http://pwc.rice.edu/