HIST 56800 Big History: From Big Bang to the Future

In this “Big History” course, we will examine trends from over two hundred thousand years of Homo Sapiens’ evolution, drawing upon insights from many disciplines to piece together a cohesive narrative. This class is designed with the needs of instructors of World History and Human Geography in mind.

Please review the syllabus for full course information.

This is a Summer I course. Participants may register for one Full Semester course OR one course each in Summer I and Summer II.

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Purdue University Northwest

Instructor: Professor Wendy St. Jean

Graduate Credits: 3

Semester: Summer 2022 – Summer I

Dates: 5/16/22 – 6/10/22

Format: Online Asynchronous

Graduate Certificate Available: No

Prerequisite: Qualified to teach content area

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