2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

HIST 30733 Syria and Iraq: Troubled History from WWI to the Rise of ISIS

This course provides students with a comprehensive understanding of the historical developments of Syria and Iraq during the last hundred years, thus students will have a better understanding of the contemporary crisis that both states and societies are going through. Throughout the semester students will engage in learning through community services experience. Students will gain firsthand knowledge on the ongoing crisis through volunteering to provide services to Iraqi and Syrian refugees in Fort Worth community.