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Guaranteed Transfer Classes

These are guaranteed transfer courses in the GT-HI1 category

History

Total Credits
Course Number Course Title Credits Details
HIS101HIS1310
Western Civilization:Antiquity-1650: GT-HI1 3

Explores a number of events, peoples, groups, ideas, institutions, and trends that have shaped Western Civilization from the prehistoric era to 1650. Reflects the multiple perspectives of gender, class, religion, and ethnic groups. Focuses on developing, practicing, and strengthening the skills historians use while constructing knowledge in this discipline. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-HI1 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

HIS102HIS1320
Western Civilization: 1650-Present: GT-HI1 3

Explores a number of events, peoples, groups, ideas, institutions, and trends that have shaped Western Civilization from 1650 to the present. Reflects the multiple perspectives of gender, class, religion, and ethnic groups. Focuses on developing, practicing, and strengthening the skills historians use while constructing knowledge in this discipline. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-HI1 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

HIS111HIS1110
The World: Antiquity-1500: GT-HI1 3

Enables the student to view history up to 1500 CE in a broad global sense. Focuses on the common denominators among all people. This approach goes beyond political borders, to provide a better appreciation for different cultures. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-HI1 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

HIS112HIS1120
The World: 1500-Present: GT-HI1 3

Enables students to view history post 1500 CE in a broad global sense. Focuses on the common denominators among all people. This approach goes beyond political borders to provide a better appreciation for different cultures. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-HI1 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

HIS121HIS1210
US History to Reconstruction: GT-HI1 3

Explores events, trends, peoples, groups, cultures, ideas, and institutions in North America and United States history including the multiple perspectives of gender, class, and ethnicity between the period when Native American Indians were the sole inhabitants of North America and the American Civil War. Focuses on developing, practicing, and strengthening the skills historians use while constructing knowledge in the discipline. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-HI1 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

HIS122HIS1220
US History since Civil War: GT-HI1 3

Explores events, trends, peoples, groups, cultures, ideas, and institutions in United States History including the multiple perspectives of gender, class, and ethnicity between the period of the American Civil War and the present. Focuses on developing, practicing, and strengthening the skills historians use while constructing knowledge in the discipline. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-HI1 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

HIS203HIS2140
Civil War Era American History: GT-HI1 3

Explores the causes, course, and consequences of the American Civil War, from the Colonial period to the 21st Century, in order to understand the multiple meanings of a transforming event in American history. Students will explore the meanings of the war as defined in many ways: national, sectional, racial, gender, constitutional, individual, social, intellectual, or moral. Students will closely examine four broad themes: the crisis of union and disunion in an expanding republic, slavery, race, and emancipation as national problem, personal experience, and social process, the experience of modern, total war for individuals and society, and the political and social challenges of Reconstruction. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-HI1 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

HIS208HIS2115
American Indian History: GT-HI1 3

Analyzes historical and socio-cultural change for Native Americans from pre-colonial America to the present, emphasizing those processes and relations with non-Native Americans which have contributed to the current conditions. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-HI1 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

HIS218HIS2000
History of Science & Technology: GT-HI1 3

Explores the complex relationship between scientific and technological developments and western society and culture. Focuses on the way social and cultural norms can impact scientific or technological progress, and vice versa, especially in the period since the Scientific Revolution. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-HI1 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

HIS225HIS2135
Colorado History: GT-HI1 3

Presents the story of the people, society, and cultures of Colorado from its earliest Native Americans, through the Spanish influx, the explorers, the fur traders and mountain men, the gold rush, the railroad builders, the cattlemen and farmers, the silver boom, the tourists, and the modern state. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-HI1 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

HIS235HIS2130
History of American West: GT-HI1 3

Traces the history of the American West from the Native American cultures and the frontier experiences of America’s earliest, eastern settlers, through the Trans-Mississippi West, across the great exploratory and wagon trails, and up to the present West, be it urban, ranching, reservation, resource management, or industrial. Emphasizes the north and central parts of the West. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-HI1 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

HIS236HIS2145
U.S. History Since 1945: GT-HI1 3

Focuses on the major political, economic, social, and cultural developments that have shaped modern America from 1945 to the present. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-HI1 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)

HIS247HIS2015
20th Century World History: GT-HI1 3

Investigates the major political, social, and economic developments, international relationships, scientific breakthroughs, and cultural trends that have shaped the various global regions, empires, and nation-states since the late nineteenth century. This course focuses on developing, practicing, and strengthening skills historians use while constructing knowledge and studying a diverse set of narratives through perspectives such as gender, class, religion, and ethnicity. This is a Statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-HI1 category. (Contact hours-45) (3-0)