Course Catalog : Subject Area




History Courses Offered @ TNCC

Course Description and Pre-requisites
HIS 101 History of Western Civilization I
(3 credits) Prerequisite(s): ENF 1 or ENF 2 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostics tests or equivalent. Examines the development of western civilization from ancient times to the present. The first semester ends with the seventeenth century; the second semester continues through modem times. Lecture 3 hours per week.
HIS 102 History of Western Civilization II
(3 credits) Prerequisite(s): ENF 1 or ENF 2 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostics tests or equivalent. Examines the development of western civilization from ancient times to the present. The first semester ends with the seventeenth century; the second semester continues through modem times. Lecture 3 hours per week.
HIS 111 History of World Civilization I
(3 credits) Prerequisite(s): ENF 1 or ENF 2 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostics tests or equivalent. Surveys Asian, African, Latin American, and European civilizations from the ancient period to the present. Lecture 3 hours per week.
HIS 112 History of World Civilization II
(3 credits) Prerequisite(s): ENF 1 or ENF 2 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostics tests or equivalent. Surveys Asian, African, Latin American, and European civilizations from the ancient period to the present. Lecture 3 hours per week.
HIS 121 United States History I
(3 credits) Prerequisite(s): ENF 1 or ENF 2 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostics tests or equivalent. Surveys United States history from its beginning to the present. Lecture 3 hours per week.
HIS 122 United States History II
(3 credits) Prerequisite(s): ENF 1 or ENF 2 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostics tests or equivalent. Surveys United States history from its beginning to the present. Lecture 3 hours per week.
HIS 125 History of the American Indian
(3 credits) Examines the history and culture of the native peoples of the Americas. Lecture 3 hours per week.
HIS 141 African-American History I
(3 credits) Prerequisite(s): ENF 1 or ENF 2 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostics tests or equivalent. Surveys the history of Black Americans from their African origins to the present. Lecture 3 hours per week.
HIS 142 African-American History II
(3 credits) Prerequisite(s): ENF 1 or ENF 2 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostics tests or equivalent. Surveys the history of Black Americans from their African origins to the present. Lecture 3 hours per week.
HIS 155 Life in Colonial Virginia
(3 credits) Studies life in Virginia before the American Revolution, including politics, economics, customs, culture, and the slave plantation system. Lecture 3 hours per week.