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Accounting 010
Africana Studies 014
American History 512
American Literature 352
Anthropology 070
Art 080
Art History 082
Arts and Sciences 090 (Interdisciplinary Courses)
Astronomy 100
Biochemistry 115
Biology 120
Biology, Computational and Integrative 121
Business Administration 135
Business Law 140
Chemistry (Biochemistry 115, Chemistry 160)
Childhood Studies 163
Computer Science 198
Criminal Justice 202
Dance 203
Digital Studies 209
Economics 220
Engineering Transfer 005
English and Communication (Communication 192, English Literature 350, American Literature 352, Film 354, Journalism 570, Linguistics 615, Rhetoric 842, Writing 989)
Finance 390
Forensic Science 412
French 420
Gender Studies 443
Geology 460
German 470
Global Studies 480
Health Sciences 499
History (Historical Methods and Research 509; European History 510; American History 512; African, Asian, Latin American, and Comparative History 516)
Major Requirements
Minor Requirements
Departmental Honors Program
Teacher Certification in Social Studies
Scholarships and Awards
Courses (Historical Methods and Research 509)
Courses (European History 510)
Courses (American History 512)
Courses (African, Asian, Latin American, and Comparative History 516)
Honors College 525
Human Resource Management 533
Individualized Majors and Minors 555
Journalism 570
Latin American and Latino Studies (LALS) Minor
Learning Abroad
Liberal Studies 606
Linguistics 615
Management 620
Management Science and Information Systems 623
Marketing 630
Mathematical Sciences (Mathematics 640, Statistics 960)
Medicine, Dentistry, and Veterinary Medicine
Museum Studies 698
Music 700, 701
Pharmacy 720
Philosophy and Religion 730, 840
Physics 750
Political Science 790
Psychology 830
Religion 840
Reserve Officer Training Programs
Social Work 910
Sociology (920), Anthropology (070), and Criminal Justice (202)
Spanish 940
Statistics 960
Teacher Education 964
Theater Arts (Dance 203, Theater Arts 965)
World Languages and Cultures (French 420, German 470, Global Studies 480, Spanish 940)
Urban Studies 975
Visual, Media, and Performing Arts (Art 080; Art History 082; Museum Studies 698; Music 700, 701; Theater Arts 965)
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  Camden Undergraduate Catalog 2021-2023 Liberal Arts Colleges Programs, Faculty, and Courses History (Historical Methods and Research 509; European History 510; American History 512; African, Asian, Latin American, and Comparative History 516) Courses (European History 510)  

Courses (European History 510)

50:510:101 Western Civilization I (G) (R) (3) A broad view of the society we live in and the ideals we live by, starting with the ancient Near East, Greece, and Rome and continuing through the "divine right" monarchies and the revolutions of the 17th century.
50:510:102 Western Civilization II (G) (R) (3) Continuation of 50:510:101, with emphasis on the Enlightenment, the French Revolution, industrialization, socialism, imperialism, and the wars of the 20th century.
50:510:280,281 Introductory Topics in European History (G) (3,3) A theme in European history.
50:510:305 The Fall of Rome (G) (3) The disappearance of the Roman empire during the third, fourth, and fifth centuries AD as invaders conquered the West.
50:510:315 The Renaissance and the Reformation (G) (3) The Renaissance as an age of both tradition and discovery, when elite urban Italians created the idea of individual achievement and the rest of Europe appropriated this notion. Also examines the effects of "humanism" on religion and on common people.
50:510:321 Absolutism and Enlightenment in France and Europe (G) (3) Traces the development of the absolutist modern state and how the Enlightenment of thought formed the ideological basis of the French Revolution. Examines how European monarchs created machines for governing and how philosophers criticized these systems and, in reaction to tyranny, developed ideas of human progress.
50:510:322 The Era of the French Revolution and Napoleon (G) (3) Considered by some to be the greatest single event in human history, the French Revolution shook the world. Examines how and why this social and political explosion took place in France, how it affected the world, and why Napoleon and his warring ways were the outcome of such a cataclysmic event.
50:510:325 Europe in an Age of Revolutions: 1789 to 1914 (G) (3) Political and social ideas and movements between the outbreak of the French Revolution and the outbreak of the First World War. Emphasis on conservatism, liberalism and radicalism, nationalism, socialism and communism, feminism, and racism and militarism.
50:510:331 Europe in the Era of the Two World Wars: 1914 to 1945 (G) (3) The causes, the course, and the consequences of the two greatest cataclysms of modern times.
50:510:332 Europe since the Second World War: 1945 to the Present (G) (3) Emphasis on the Cold War, postwar rebuilding, the end of the overseas empires, and the fall of Communism.
50:510:351 Tudor and Stuart England (3) Considers religious, political, and social developments from the Protestant Reformation through the 17th century in Tudor and Stuart England.
50:510:380,381 Special Topics in European History (G) (3,3) A theme in European history. Open to majors and nonmajors.
50:510:499 Independent Study in European History (BA) Independent reading under the supervision of a member of the department.  Prerequisite: Permission of a faculty supervisor.
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