CIV 102: Civilization II: The Modern World (History) This course introduces students to the chronological scope of human history from 1450 to the present. Students will examine the social, cultural, technical, economic, and political transformations that have shaped world civilizations. The course emphasizes the development of necessary university-level skills such as critical thinking and clarity of expression. Students will continue to develop skills in critical reading of primary texts. This course is part of the core program. Prerequisites: CIV 101 Credits: 3