HIST 110 English History to 1603 • 5 Cr.
Traces the history of the British Isles from the Roman Conquest to the establishment of the nation-state under Henry VIII and Elizabeth I. Topics include life and culture in the Middle Ages, the Hundred Years' War, the rise of Parliament, and the English reformation. May be used as social science or humanities credit, not both, at BC.
After completing this class, students should be able to:
- Analyze and critically evaluate primary and secondary sources.
- Communicate effectively both orally and in writing.
- Identify and assess the causes and consequences of the major economic, social, political, religious, and cultural developments in English history to the early 17th century.