Early Closing

Please be advised that Hudson County Community College will close at 1:00 p.m. today, Wednesday, November 26, 2014 due to inclement weather. All classes and activities scheduled to begin at, or after,  1:00 p.m. will be canceled.
 
Due to the Thanksgiving Holiday, the College will remain closed, until Monday, December 1, 2014, resuming a regular schedule. Please call 201-714-7100 and press 1 for school closings and emergency information, or visit the College web site at www.hccc.edu.


  • HIS-210 : History of Western Civilization I

    Academic Level:
    Undergraduate
    Department:
    Humanities
    Subject:
    History
    Prerequisites:
    137
    Corequisites:
    None
    Credits:
    3
    This course examines the history of Western Civilization from ancient times to about 1400. It covers the development of Greek, Roman, Medieval, and early modern civilizations including Africa and Asia. Topics include the first world religions, the first cities, the origins of democracy and many other crucial beginnings. While the focus shifts from country to country, the subject always remains the same: the rise of the West from a global perspective.