Tompkins Cortland Community College

HSTY110 - World History to 1500


This course surveys the major developments in World Civilizations before 1500 and uses a chronological, regional, and intercultural approach. Students study social, political, religious, and economic changes that have created the complex modern world. Focus is given to areas of the Caribbean Basin, South America, Africa, the Middle East, Asia, and Australasia. HSTY 110 fulfills the SUNY General Education Other World Civilizations requirement. Prerequisites: RDNG 116 if required by placement testing; prior completion or concurrent enrollment in ENGL 100 and MATH 090 if required by placement testing. 3 Cr. (3 Lec.) Fall and spring semesters.