Service Learning Courses in History

Spring 2013


HIS 103 - African-American History I - WR | Course Descriptions | Monroe Community College
HIS 103 - African-American History I - WR

Black interpretations of West African history and culture prior to the European invasions. The brutalizing impact of the slave trade on its victims and the accomplishments of the generations subjected to the distortions and degradation of American slave society before legal emancipation. Three class hours. (SUNY-AH)

3 Credits

Course Offered Fall and Spring

  • Service Project (HIS 103-CC1):
    Students research Rochester’s history and present to the college during college hour or working as a facilitator with the new RACE exhibit at the Rochester Museum and Science Center.
    (20 hours — Option) S-13

 
HIS 105 - Western Civilization: Ancient and Medieval - WR | Course Descriptions | Monroe Community College
HIS 105 - Western Civilization: Ancient and Medieval - WR

A survey of Western civilization from the building of pyramids to the age of faith, chivalry, crusades and cathedrals. It will explore the ancient Mediterranean region—Egypt, Mesopotamia, Persia, Greece, and Rome—and developments in this region and the rest of Europe up to 1300. Three class hours. (SUNY-WC)

3 Credits

Course Offered Fall and Spring

  • Service Project (HIS 105-CC1):
    Students research Rochester’s history and present to the college during college hour or working as a facilitator with the new RACE exhibit at the Rochester Museum and Science Center.
    (20 hours — Option) S-13

 
HIS 106 - Western Civilization: Renaissance to the Napoleonic Era - WR | Course Descriptions | Monroe Community College
HIS 106 - Western Civilization: Renaissance to the Napoleonic Era - WR

A survey of Western Civilization from the 1300's to 1815 focusing on the Italian Renaissance, the Reformation, the Counter Reformation, the conquest and colonization of the Americas, European imperialism, the Scientific Revolution, the Enlightenment, the Age of Revolution and the Napoleonic Era. Three class hours. (SUNY-WC)

3 Credits

Course Offered Fall and Spring

  • Service Project (HIS 106-CC1):
    Students research Rochester’s history and present to the college during college hour or working as a facilitator with the new RACE exhibit at the Rochester Museum and Science Center.
    (20 hours — Option) S-13

 
HIS 108 - Western Civilization: Modern Europe - WR | Course Descriptions | Monroe Community College
HIS 108 - Western Civilization: Modern Europe - WR

Europe from the Industrial Revolution to Unification. A survey of developments which followed the Industrial Revolution including the revolutionary era, the development of nationalism, European imperialism, the world wars, fascism, decolonization, the rise and fall of the Soviet Union, and European unification. Three class hours. (SUNY-WC)

3 Credits

Course Offered Fall and Spring

  • Service Project (HIS 108-SL1):
    Students research Rochester’s history and present to the college during college hour or working as a facilitator with the new RACE exhibit at the Rochester Museum and Science Center.
    (20 hours — Option) S-13

 
HIS 111 - History of the United States to 1865 - WR | Course Descriptions | Monroe Community College
HIS 111 - History of the United States to 1865 - WR

A survey of the origin of the clash between the colonies and Great Britain, the framing of the Constitution, Jacksonian Democracy and its influence on the American character, the slavery issue, the growth of industry and territorial expansion. Three class hours. (SUNY-AH)

3 Credits

Course Offered Fall and Spring

  • Service Project (HIS 111-CC1, CH1):
    Students research Rochester’s history and present to the college during college hour or working as a facilitator with the new RACE exhibit at the Rochester Museum and Science Center.
    (20 hours — Option) S-13

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