History Courses

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Hi 101: History of Civilization c. 3500 BC to AD 1650

3 credits

A survey of ancient, medieval and modern history, from the advent of written records to AD 1650. Emphasis on the Western World, with appropriate coverage of non-Western cultures. An integrated study of political, economic, social, religious, intellectual and aesthetic aspects of culture in historical context.

  • Dates: Jan. 15–Apr. 25, 2020
  • Register by: Jan. 12, 2020
  • Next offered: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 6
  • Information for High School Students: Recommended only for students who have received an ACT score of 23 or above in the Reading or English subjects.
  • Note: The print textbook for this course is available only through the BJU Campus Store.

The Heritage of the World with a Western Emphasis – 2nd Custom Edition
Kagan, Donald, et al
Pearson Learning Solutions
ISBN: 9781323165935  Amazon  Ebay
Note: An ebook is available. To order a hardcopy of the textbook, call 864-770-1355.

Hi 102: History of Civilization since 1650

3 credits

A survey of early modern and modern history from AD 1650 to the present. Emphasis on Western World with appropriate emphasis on non-Western cultures and their contributions as well as African-American and women’s studies. An integrated study of political, economic, social, religious, intellectual and aesthetic aspects of culture.

  • Dates: Jan. 15–Apr. 25, 2020
  • Register by: Jan. 12, 2020
  • Next offered: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 6
  • Information for High School Students: Recommended only for students who have received an ACT score of 23 or above in the Reading or English subjects.
  • Note: The print textbook for this course is available only through the BJU Campus Store.

The Heritage of the World with a Western Emphasis – 2nd Custom Edition
Kagan, Donald, et al.
Pearson Learning Solutions
ISBN: 9781323165935  Amazon  Ebay
Note: An ebook is available. To order your textbook, call 864-770-1355.

Hi 202: United States History from 1865 to the Present

3 credits

A survey of American history from 1865 to the present with a blend of political, economic and cultural aspects.

  • Dates: Jan. 15–Apr. 25, 2020
  • Register by: Jan. 12, 2020
  • Next offered: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 6

America: A Narrative History – 9th Edition
George Brown Tindall, David E. Shi
New York
W. W. Norton
ISBN: 9780393912623  Amazon  Ebay

Hi 101: History of Civilization c. 3500 BC to AD 1650

3 credits

A survey of ancient, medieval and modern history, from the advent of written records to AD 1650. Emphasis on the Western World, with appropriate coverage of non-Western cultures. An integrated study of political, economic, social, religious, intellectual and aesthetic aspects of culture in historical context.

  • Dates: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 15, 2020
  • Next offered: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 6
  • Information for High School Students: Recommended only for students who have received an ACT score of 23 or above in the Reading or English subjects.
  • Note: The print textbook for this course is available only through the BJU Campus Store.

The Heritage of the World with a Western Emphasis – 2nd Custom Edition
Kagan, Donald, et al
Pearson Learning Solutions
ISBN: 9781323165935  Amazon  Ebay
Note: An ebook is available. To order a hardcopy of the textbook, call 864-770-1355.

Hi 102: History of Civilization since 1650

3 credits

A survey of early modern and modern history from AD 1650 to the present. Emphasis on Western World with appropriate emphasis on non-Western cultures and their contributions as well as African-American and women’s studies. An integrated study of political, economic, social, religious, intellectual and aesthetic aspects of culture.

  • Dates: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 15, 2020
  • Next offered: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 6
  • Information for High School Students: Recommended only for students who have received an ACT score of 23 or above in the Reading or English subjects.
  • Note: The print textbook for this course is available only through the BJU Campus Store.

The Heritage of the World with a Western Emphasis – 2nd Custom Edition
Kagan, Donald, et al.
Pearson Learning Solutions
ISBN: 9781323165935  Amazon  Ebay
Note: An ebook is available. To order your textbook, call 864-770-1355.

Hi 201: United States History to 1865

3 credits

A survey of American history from the colonial era through 1865 with a blend of political, economic and cultural aspects.

  • Dates: May 18–June 27, 2020
  • Register by: May 15, 2020

America: A Narrative History (Ninth Edition) (Vol. 1) – 9th Edition
George Brown Tindall, David E. Shi
New York, 2013
W. W. Norton
ISBN: 978039391263  Amazon  Ebay

Hi 101: History of Civilization c. 3500 BC to AD 1650

3 credits

A survey of ancient, medieval and modern history, from the advent of written records to AD 1650. Emphasis on the Western World, with appropriate coverage of non-Western cultures. An integrated study of political, economic, social, religious, intellectual and aesthetic aspects of culture in historical context.

  • Dates: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Register by: June 26, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 6
  • Information for High School Students: Recommended only for students who have received an ACT score of 23 or above in the Reading or English subjects.
  • Note: The print textbook for this course is available only through the BJU Campus Store.

The Heritage of the World with a Western Emphasis – 2nd Custom Edition
Kagan, Donald, et al
Pearson Learning Solutions
ISBN: 9781323165935  Amazon  Ebay
Note: An ebook is available. To order a hardcopy of the textbook, call 864-770-1355.

Hi 102: History of Civilization since 1650

3 credits

A survey of early modern and modern history from AD 1650 to the present. Emphasis on Western World with appropriate emphasis on non-Western cultures and their contributions as well as African-American and women’s studies. An integrated study of political, economic, social, religious, intellectual and aesthetic aspects of culture.

  • Dates: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Register by: June 26, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 6
  • Information for High School Students: Recommended only for students who have received an ACT score of 23 or above in the Reading or English subjects.
  • Note: The print textbook for this course is available only through the BJU Campus Store.

The Heritage of the World with a Western Emphasis – 2nd Custom Edition
Kagan, Donald, et al.
Pearson Learning Solutions
ISBN: 9781323165935  Amazon  Ebay
Note: An ebook is available. To order your textbook, call 864-770-1355.

Hi 202: United States History from 1865 to the Present

3 credits

A survey of American history from 1865 to the present with a blend of political, economic and cultural aspects.

  • Dates: June 29–Aug. 8, 2020
  • Register by: June 26, 2020
  • Number of Proctored Tests in Course: 6

America: A Narrative History – 9th Edition
George Brown Tindall, David E. Shi
New York
W. W. Norton
ISBN: 9780393912623  Amazon  Ebay