Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2020

     

MDEM 120 901 (CRN: 13474)

MEDIEVAL CIVILIZATIONS

Long Title: MEDIEVAL CIVILIZATIONS
Department: Medieval/Early Modern Studies
Instructor: Irish, Maya S.
Meeting: 9:45AM - 10:40AM MWF FULLY ONLINE (24-AUG-2020 - 4-DEC-2020) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Method of Instruction: Online
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 9
Section Enrolled: 5
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 35
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 26
Enrollment data as of: 4-DEC-2021 5:45PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Time:
14-DEC-2020  
9:00AM - 12:00PM M TBA TBA
 
Description: Focusing on the period between 300-1500 CE, the course will survey political institutions, society, and culture in medieval European, Byzantine, and Islamic civilizations. Topics include Christianization of Europe, the rise of Islam, the Crusades, scholastic theology, persecution of heretics, bubonic plague, and the rise of centralized monarchies. Cross-list: HIST 120.