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HIST1111 – Western Civilization: 1400's-1600's pdf

Credits: 3 (3/0/0)
Description: Meets MnTC Goal Areas 5 and 8. This course provides a discussion of the political, economic, cultural and social factors which have shaped the history of the Western world. Topics include the Renaissance, the rise of capitalism, the Reformation, the emergence of nation states and the Age of Absolutism.
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
  1. Summarize the Renaissance.
  2. Explain the development of nation states.
  3. Anazlyze the impact of the rise of capitalism.
  4. Identify the parts of the Protestant Reformation.
  5. Describe the Catholic Reformation.
  6. Summarize the wars of religion.
  7. Describe the witch craze.
  8. Analyze the causes of the Age of Absolutism.
  9. Explain the policies of Louis XIV.
MnTC goal areas:
  • 5. History and the Social and Behavioral Sciences
  • 8. Global Perspective

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