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  Course: HIS 2210
  Title:History Of Mexico: HI1
  Long Title:History Of Mexico: GT - HI1
  Course Description:Focuses on the major political, economic, social, and cultural developments of Mexico from Pre-Columbian times to the present. This course focuses on developing, practicing, and strengthening skills historians use while constructing knowledge and studying a diverse set of narratives through perspectives such as gender, class, religion, and ethnicity. This is a statewide Guaranteed Transfer course in the GT-HI1 category.
  Min Credit:3
  Max Credit:

  Origin Notes: FRCC
  Status Notes: revised competencies entered 11/30/10 LK
   S: GTP 201610
  General Notes:Update GT/Desc/CLOs/TO effective 202110

 1.  Reference secondary and tertiary sources to construct knowledge and to develop context.
 2.  De-construct complex and multiple sources of information into basic historical concepts.
 3.  Recognize the impact of continuity and change of historical perspective in context of time and space in the History of Mexico.
 4.  Develop narrative structures and arguments based on evidence.
 5.  Compare and contrast how peoples, groups, cultures, and institutions change over time in the  History of Mexico.
 6.  Analyze events in the History of Mexico in historical context to illustrate how social, cultural, gender, race, religion, nationality, and other identities affect historical perspectives.
 7.  Use diverse resources for historical research, including libraries, databases, bibliographies, and archives.
 8.  Identify perspectives in historical interpretation using secondary sources.
 9.  Identify types of primary sources, their perspective, and purpose of their author.
 10. Create substantive writing samples that employ critical analysis of primary and secondary sources with appropriate citations.
 11. Construct knowledge by developing historical narratives from primary and secondary sources, maps, and/or artifacts.
 12. Identify historiography and evaluate many points of view to build historical arguments within the History of Mexico.

 I.    The origins of early indigenous cultures  
 II.   Mayan civilization 
 III.  Aztec civilization  
 IV.   Spanish conquest  
 V.    Nuevo Espana  
 VI.   Colonial institutions and life  
 VII.  Enlightenment and independence  
 VIII. First empire and early republic  
 IX.   Liberalism and the leadership of Juarez and Maximilian  
 X.    Porfirio Diaz  
 XI.   Revolution and civil war  
 XII.  Industrialization and modernity in modern Mexico 

 Course Offered At:

  Front Range Community College FRCC
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