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HIS 114S - The European Experience: Church, State and Society in Medieval Europe

Old Core: Fulfills Western History. Satisfies 3 credits toward Classical and Medieval Studies minor.
New Core: Fulfills 3 credits in Area of Knowledge II.

Course Description: This course surveys the history of the Mediterranean region and Europe from ca. 300-1500 C.E. Topics include: the "fall" of the Roman Empire and foundation of Germanic kingdoms in Europe; the emergence of the Byzantine Empire; the rise of Islam; early medieval empires; feudal society; the Crusades; Europe's economic expansion after ca. 1050; cultural life and literature; universities; papal monarchy and religious dissent; and the problems of late Medieval Europe.

Course Rotation: PLV: Fall

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture, Tutorial, Online Course

History Department

Course Attributes:
Area of Knowledge II, Exploratory Course, Inquiry and Exploration

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: