Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2022


MDEM 120 001 (CRN: 14224)


Department: Medieval/Early Modern Studies
Instructor: Irish, Maya S.
Meeting: 11:00AM - 11:50AM MWF HUM 328 (22-AUG-2022 - 2-DEC-2022) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group I
Analyzing Diversity: Yes
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: 35
Section Enrolled: 4
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 35
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 27
Waitlisted: 0 (Max 198) 
Current members of the waitlist have priority for available seats.
Enrollment data as of: 8-AUG-2022 6:11PM
Additional Fees: None
Final Exam: Take-Home Exam
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.