HST 130 Ancient World Survey (A,O)

Ancient World Survey. Surveys in interactive lecture format the pre-1500 foundations of civilizations, the spread of world religions, the rise and decay of ancient societies, and the multiple encounters among them. Students practice global and comparative analysis of these major themes and situate human societies within that framework. Develops students' skills in critical reading, analysis and writing. Closed to students who have completed HST201 or equivalent transfer course. 3 Cr.