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Tim Barth

“What was great about the TET (Teacher Education Transfer) program at Morrisville is it provided me with the opportunity to participate in several observations of teachers in the Morrisville-Eaton Central School District.  Right from my freshman year I was able to observe and even teach my own lesson plans. This gave me more confidence and an advantage over other students when it came time to student-teach during my senior year in college.”

School of Liberal Arts

Dean: Paul F. Griffin
Phone: (315) 684-6081

Teacher Education (Transfer) A.A., A.S.

Course Description

World History to 1600

This course is an introductory survey of Ancient World History to 1600 C.E. It explores how human societies developed an increasingly complex set of socio-economic and political systems in response to physical and cultural challenges. It begins with the development of agriculture as a key event and then focuses on the nature of early world civilizations. The course then studies the civilizations of representative cultures from all areas of the world including the Americas, Africa, East and South Asia, the Middle East, and Europe, demonstrating the way each society addressed key problems through its economic, political, and religious institutions. 3 credits (3 lecture hours) fall semester This course satisfies the Liberal Arts and Sciences requirement and the SUNY General Education Requirement for Other World Civilization. Students may not receive credit for both SOCS 103 and HIST 151

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Laura M. Pierie
TET Coordinator (Teacher Education Transfer)
(315) 684-6081
Crawford Hall, Room 224

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