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Nov 5, 2014 by Michael Weeks (mwweeks)
HIST 3044W : The Price of Freedom: Normandy 1944
Wed, 05 Nov 2014 09:13:05 GMT
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 21:07:41 GMT
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University General Education Requirement
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Long Course Title
The Price of Freedom: Normandy 1944
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Students must be approved by the Study Abroad Office and interviewed by the instructor.
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The class will spend eight days in France over spring break. The fee, which may vary from term to term, is the study abroad fee for the portion of the course that takes place in France, plus airfare, lodging, meals and local transportation
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The causes, conduct, and consequences of warfare, considered through examination of the campaign in Normandy that began with the allied landings on D-Day. Assignments include researching and writing a biography of a member of the military who died in the campaign and presenting a eulogy at the soldier's graveside during a "staff ride" exploration of the battlefield conducted over spring break. The biography paper is to be submitted to and retained in the archives of the American Cemetery in Normandy.
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S15 Syllabus Normandy Campaign 3001(60H) - Crit Anal & wid.docx
Explanation of how the course differs from similar GW courses
Gen Ed: Humanities
CCAS - GCR: Humanities
CCAS-GPAC: Oral Communication
CCAS - History European
CCAS - History US
CCAS - History World
ESIA-Europe GCR (Pre2010)
ESIA-History of IR-Non US
ESIA-History of IR-US
ESIA-Euro Conc (2010)
Course Reviewer Comments
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 14:32:21 GMT
Rollback: Please attach syllabus.