Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2018


FWIS 194 001 (CRN: 13878)


Long Title: EMPIRES
Department: First-Year Writing Intensive
Instructor: Pollnitz, Aysha E.
Meeting: 9:25AM - 10:40AM TR RZR 205 (20-AUG-2018 - 30-NOV-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
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 15
Section Enrolled: 17
Enrollment data as of: 16-AUG-2022 10:55AM
Additional Fees: None
Final Exam: No Final Exam
Final Exam Time:
9:00AM - 12:00PM S 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.
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