Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2020

     

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HIST 200 901 (CRN: 14720)

ANCIENT EMPIRES

Long Title: ANCIENT EMPIRES: ORIGINS OF WESTERN CIVILIZATIONS
Department: History
Instructor: Maas, Michael
Meeting: 11:20AM - 12:40PM TR (24-AUG-2020 - 4-DEC-2020) 
Part of Term: 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: 50
Section Enrolled: 30 (Reserved + All Others)
Reserved Seats for Fall Semester 2020 Matriculants: 16 (2 Available)
Enrollment data as of: 26-MAY-2024 9:47AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Time:
9-DEC-2020  
9:00AM - 12:00PM W
 
Description: Course explores development of imperial systems from the Bronze Age to Roman Empire with attention to subject peoples' participation in multi-ethnic states. Aspects of art, law, economics, religion, and literature of the Hittites, Assyrians, Hebrews, Persians, Greeks, and Romans examined with consideration given to strengths and weaknesses of contributions to the modern world.