Courses

HIST 120 Medieval World

This course is a survey of world history from ca. 500 CE to ca. 1400 CE, emphasizing a regional and cross-cultural analysis of varying political, economic, social, and religious systems. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A M. Hakkenberg M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM

HIST 140 The Modern World

This course is a survey of world history from ca. 1800 CE to today, emphasizing a regional and cross-cultural analysis of varying political, economic, social, and religious systems. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A J. Bucher T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM

HIST 200 United States History

A broad survey of the forces and structures of American history. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A J. Selby M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

HIST 205 Introduction to Public History

This course uses a combination of scholarship, practice, and theory to introduce the bourgeoning field of Public History. Special focus will be given to museums, archives, oral history, cultural landscapes, and controversial topics.(1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A G. Rosenthal T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

HIST 213 Age of Alexander the Great

A survey of the Hellenistic Age of Greece, from the fourth century BCE to the rise of Rome in the first century BCE, with an emphasis on political, cultural and intellectual history. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A J. Hawke T/Th 8:30AM-10:00AM

HIST 244 History of Ireland

A survey of the history of Ireland from the ancient period to modern times. Our focus will be interdisciplinary, examining politics, religion, economic development, culture, and, of course, the very long Irish relationships with Rome and London. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A G. Gibbs M/W/F 12:00PM-1:00PM

HIST 255 South Africa

A survey of South Africa's history from the colonial period to the present.(1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A J. Bucher M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

HIST 268 The Vietnam War

An analysis of America's longest war that concentrates on politics and diplomacy, but examines military and social factors as well. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A J. Selby T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

HIST 273 Latin American Revolutions

A survey of key revolutionary turning points in Latin America, with special focus on the twentieth century. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A M. Wallace Fuentes T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM

HIST 282 Modern East Asia

China, Japan, and Korea since the late 19th century. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A S. Xu M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

HIST 300 Historical Methods

This course serves as the introduction to the discipline, examining both the theory and practice of history. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • Completion of one 100-level HIST course, sophomore standing Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A M. Miller T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM

HIST 335 Issues in British History

An examination of issues of significance to the period. May be repeated for credit with different content. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • HIST-300 or permission Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A G. Gibbs M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

HIST 370 Issues in Modern America

An examination of issues of significance to the period. May be repeated for credit with different content. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • HIST-300 or permission Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A M. Henold T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM

HIST 375 Issues Latin Amer & Carrbn His

An examination of issues of significance to the period. May be repeated for credit with different content. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • HIST-300 or permission Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A M. Wallace Fuentes T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

HIST 402 Historical Journal Editing Pra

An internship in the 16th-century Journal Book Review Office. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A G. Gibbs

HIST 404 Library Practicum

Experience in the field of library science under the guidance of the Library staff. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A P. Cumbo

HIST 405 Independent Study

Supervised reading and research in a selected historical field. (1/2) 1/2 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A S. Xu

HIST 406 Independent Study

Supervised reading and research in a sel ected historical field. (1) 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A G. Rosenthal

HIST 490 Res Sem: WWII in East Asia

A seminar approach to selected topics for advanced students. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A S. Xu T 2:00PM-5:00PM

HIST 490 Res Sem: Clothing & Culture

A seminar approach to selected topics for advanced students. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
E W. Leeson M 6:00PM-9:00PM

HIST 496 Honors Project

A program of independent study culminat ing in a paper, artistic creation, or pe rformance. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A G. Rosenthal