Courses

HIST 110 Ancient World

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

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 J. Hawke M/W/F 8:30AM-9:30AM

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

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 M. Hakkenberg M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM

HIST 130 Early Modern World History

This course is a survey of world history from ca. 1400 CE to ca. 1800 CE, emphasizing a regional and cross-cultural analysis of varying political, economic, social, and religious systems. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 G. Gibbs M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

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

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 J. Bucher T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM
Spring 2019 R. Willingham M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM

HIST 177 History of Hawaii

1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
IL 2019 W. Leeson
IL 2019 M. Miller

HIST 200 United States History

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

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 J. Selby M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM
Spring 2019 J. Selby T/Th 8:30AM-10:00AM

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

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 G. Rosenthal T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

HIST 209 Intro. to Digital History

The recent growth of digital history is revolutionizing the way that historians research, teach and interpret the past. Since the 1990s historians and computer scientists have worked hand-in-hand to develop new online tools for archiving data mining, and presenting primary sources and engaging with new audiences. This course gives students the opportunity to develop marketplace skills in web development as well as the application of online software and digital tools for conducting and presenting historical research. We also pay attention to the theoretical and methodological issues pertinent to the practice of doing digital history. (1) 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 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

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 J. Hawke T/Th 8:30AM-10:00AM

HIST 218 Introduction to Archaeology

An introduction to the theories and methods used by archaeologists to reconstruct the cultural practices of past human societies, from religion and authority to domestic life and trade. Case studies introduce students to archaeological sites in places such as Egypt, Greece, Mesoamerica, and North America.(Cross-listed as ANTH 218/ARTH 218). (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments Take HIST-218L

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 V. Martinez M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

HIST 218L Intro. to Archaeology Lab

An introduction to the theories and methods used by archaeologists to reconstruct the cultural practices of past human societies, from religion and authority to domestic life and trade. Case studies introduce students to archaeological sites in places such as Egypt, Greece, Mesoamerica, and North America. (1)

Pre-requisites/Comments Take HIST-218

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 V. Martinez W 3:50PM-5:50PM

HIST 231 The Reformation

The religious reformations of the 16th century and their environment: political, social, economic, intellectual, and religious. (This course counts toward major credit in the Religion-Philosophy major. History 231 and Religion 212 may not both be taken for credit.) (Cross-listed as RELG 212). Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 M. Hakkenberg M/W/F 9:40AM-10:40AM

HIST 233 Hist of Tudor & Stuart England

A study of the history and society of Tudor and Stuart England, through lectures and seminars, offered off campus at Oxford University only in conjunction with English 333. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Summer Term 3, 2019 M. Miller

HIST 235 Witch-Hunts Early Mod Europe

An examination of the intellectual and legal foundations of the great European witch-hunt, as well as elite and popular concepts of magic, witchcraft, and heresy. Case studies focus on continental Europe, but also include England and New England. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 W. Leeson T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM

HIST 241 Modern Russia

A survey of the cultural, social, political, and economic influences that have shaped modern Russia. Emphasis on the 19th and 20th centuries, the Soviet period, and post-Soviet developments. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Summer Term 2, 2019 R. Willingham 10:50AM-1:00PM

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

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 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

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 J. Bucher M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

HIST 261 Civil War

A survey designed to examine the causes of the sectional conflict, the course of events, and the consequences of the war. Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 J. Selby M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

HIST 263 Post 1945 US History

This course takes as its subject the history of the United States in the three decades following World War II. (1) 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 M. Henold 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

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 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

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 M. Wallace Fuentes T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM

HIST 277 1492 History & Memory Spain

1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
IL 2019 M. Wallace Fuentes

HIST 277 Germany: Four Moments

1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
IL 2019 M. Hakkenberg

HIST 277 African Cultural History/Film

1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
IL 2019 J. Bucher M/T/W/Th/F 9:00AM-4:00PM

HIST 282 Modern East Asia

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

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 S. Xu M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

HIST 283 East Asian History in Films

1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 S. Xu T/Th 6:00PM-9:00PM

HIST 290 Sp St: The French Revolution

Investigation of a special topic not re gularly offered, with the topic determin ed by the history faculty. May be repeated for credit with different content. Lecture: 3 hr s/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 M. Hakkenberg T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM

HIST 290 Sp St: The Classic Maya

Investigation of a special topic not re gularly offered, with the topic determin ed by the history faculty. May be repeated for credit with different content. Lecture: 3 hr s/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 D. Flores-Silva

HIST 290 Sp Top: American Revolution

Investigation of a special topic not re gularly offered, with the topic determin ed by the history faculty. May be repeated for credit with different content. Lecture: 3 hr s/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 M. Miller T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

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

Pre-requisites/Comments Completion of one 100-level HIST course, sophomore standing

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 M. Miller T/Th 2:50PM-4:20PM
Spring 2019 M. Wallace Fuentes M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

HIST 305 Issues in World History

An examination of issues of significance to the field. May be repeated for credit with different topics. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments HIST-300 or permission.

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 G. Rosenthal M/W/F 1:10PM-2:10PM

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

Pre-requisites/Comments HIST-300 or permission

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 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

Pre-requisites/Comments HIST-300 or permission

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 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

Pre-requisites/Comments HIST-300 or permission

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 M. Wallace Fuentes T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM
Spring 2019 M. Wallace Fuentes M/W/F 10:50AM-11:50AM

HIST 380 Issues in East Asia History

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

Pre-requisites/Comments HIST-300 or permission

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 S. Xu M/W 2:20PM-3:50PM

HIST 401 Archives Practicum

Experience in the field of archives management, under the guidance of the College archivist. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 L. Miller

HIST 402 Historical Journal Editing Pra

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

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 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

Semester Instructor Time
Summer Term 2, 2019 P. Cumbo

HIST 406 Independent Study

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

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 S. Xu
Spring 2019 M. Hakkenberg
Spring 2019 R. Willingham
Spring 2019 M. Miller

HIST 407 Independent Study

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

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 W. Leeson

HIST 416 Internship

Experience in a field of applied histor y, under the guidance of a member of the history faculty. 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Summer Term 3, 2019 G. Rosenthal
Spring 2019 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

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 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

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2019 W. Leeson M 6:00PM-9:00PM

HIST 490 Res Sem: Oral History

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

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 J. Bucher T 3:00PM-6:00PM

HIST 490 Res Sem: The Tudor Age

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

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 G. Gibbs 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

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2019 J. Hawke