Fall 2019 - HIST 338 C100
World War II (4)
Class Number: 4984
Delivery Method: Distance Education
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Prerequisites:45 units, including six units of lower division history. Recommended: HIST 225.
An introduction to the history of the origins and course of the second world war.
This course examines the Second World War from its origins in the 1930s to its devastating final days in 1945; it follows the course of the war in several theatres and analyses how different countries attempted to achieve a total-war economy leading up to and during the military confrontation. Various themes such as ideology, diplomacy, technology, as well as the war’s legacy, are discussed.
- Discussions 10%
- Quizzes 30%
- Assignments 25%
- Final Essay 35%
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