HIS 101/117 - Pathfinders: A Global History of Exploration (Core/First-Year Seminar)
Three or Four Credits
The history of exploration is the history of convergence-how humans knit together the globe after tens of thousands of years of divergence. From Polynesian seafarers to Christopher Columbus and from the Vikings to David Livingstone, we examine the pathfinders who have shaped our world.
Prerequisite(s): HIS 117 is a First-Year Seminar and open to First-Year Students only.
Considered a World History.
When offered as HIS 101, for 3-credits, fulfills the History Cornerstone Requirement.
When offered as HIS 117, for 4-credits, fulfills the First-Year Seminar and History Cornerstone Requirements.
Course may be applied to the Latin American Studies program with permission of the Program Director.
Counts towards Elementary Education licensure.