Western Civilization: Historical Approaches

Arts and Humanities

Western Civilization: Historical Approaches

Image Attribution: "Europe in 1923" by Bacon, George Washington (1830-1921)


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    Arts and Humanities
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  • Recommended for
    All students.
  • Required Courses
    Students must complete at least 3 courses for at least 9 credits.
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Western cultures have long made important contributions to world civilization. This cognate allows students to pick among a number of broad historical surveys of different aspects of Western Civilization in a variety of disciplines. Though some of these surveys cover the world, all have a sufficiently full discussion of western cultures to give students the chance to see the development of Western Civilization from a number of different angles.

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