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Spring 2024
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ASEC 33100 - The Role Of Horses In Human History, Culture And Society
Credit Hours: 3.00. A multi-disciplinary course that introduces students to the history of the human-horse relationship in a global context. Because the history of horse and human interaction is so broad and so important to the development of civilization, the course will include a broad view of horses in the context of agriculture, transportation, sport, culture and art. Permission of instructor required.
3.000 Credit hours

Syllabus Available
Levels: Undergraduate, Graduate, Professional
Schedule Types: Distance Learning, Lecture

Offered By: College of Agriculture
Department: Ag Sciences Educ & Comm

Course Attributes:
GTC-Humanistic-Artistic, UC-Humanities, Upper Division

May be offered at any of the following campuses:     
      West Lafayette

Learning Outcomes: 1. Interpret and explain the integral role horses have played in human civilization. 2. Compare the roles of horses in Asia, Europe and the Americas through history. 3. Analyze the impact of horses on the political, social and cultural environments in different parts of the world. 4. Develop a logical argument as to why horses still have a role in international society in the contemporary historical period.

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