Tompkins Cortland Community College

HSTY111 - World History Since 1500


This course surveys the major developments in world civilizations since 1500 and uses a chronological and regional 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 111 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.