Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2018

     

FWIS 194 001 (CRN: 24641)

EMPIRES

Long Title: EMPIRES
Department: First-Year Writing Intensive
Instructor: Pollnitz, Aysha E.
Meeting: 2:30PM - 3:45PM TR WSC 146 (8-JAN-2018 - 20-APR-2018) 
Session: First Year Writing
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Seminar
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
May not be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 15
Section Enrolled: 15
Enrollment data as of: 24-OCT-2021 12:54AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
30-APR-2018  
2:00PM - 5:00PM M TBA TBA
 
Description: Is the United States of America an empire? This course will examine civilizations from Ancient Rome and Han Dynasty China to the superpowers of the twentieth century in order to identify the nature and mechanisms of imperial power. It will investigate imperial literature, architecture art, dress, rituals and technology.
 
Course URL: http://pwc.rice.edu/