Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Development of Western Culture: Home

Course Description

This course will survey the broad historical periods that have given rise to the idea of “Western Civilization” from antiquity to the modern period. Attention will be given to religious, cultural, social and political shifts as well as influential thinkers that have influenced many of the ideas that have shaped our contemporary culture. (3 hrs)