An introduction to the study and writing of history which will emphasize the concepts of history through a thematic approach to the history of western civilization from ca. 1500 to ca. 1815.
Introduction to History
1) Offered only at Grenfell Campus. 2) This course may not be taken for credit by students who have completed History 1000
An introduction to the study and writing of history which will emphasize the concepts of history through a combination of research and writing within a thematic approach to the history of western civilization from ca. 1815 to the present.
Introduction to History
1) Offered only at Grenfell Campus. 2) This course may not be taken for credit by students who have completed History 1001. Students in their first year normally take History 1100 and History 1101
(Same as Classics 2020). A survey of the history of the Mediterranean world and the Near East from the death of Alexander the Great in 323 BC until the incorporation of the Kingdom of Egypt in the Roman Empire in 30 BC. Particular attention is given to the influence of the new monarchies on political, social and cultural developments in both Greek and non-Greek communities.
History of the Hellenistic World
(Same as Classics 2035). A survey of Greek history from the Bronze Age to the death of Alexander the Great, with special reference to the social and political institutions of the fifth century B.C.
History of Classical Greece
Students who have completed History/Classics 2030 since 1985-86 or the former History/Classics 3910 may not also receive credit for History/Classics 2035
(Same as Classics 2040). A survey of Roman history from the early monarchy to the reign of Constantine, with special reference to society and politics in the late Republic and early Empire.
History of Rome
Students who have completed History/Classics 3920 may not also receive credit for History 2040
This course will examine European expansion across the Atlantic to North America, the attempt to take possession of that continent through commercial investment and colonies, and the way in which European colonies were transformed into new societies.
Empires of the North Atlantic, 1500-1820
A survey of the major themes in the history of Canadian-American relations, from the American Revolution to the present. Emphasis will be placed on economic, social, political and cultural developments.
The History of Canadian-American Relations, 1783 to the Present
A survey of Canadian History to Confederation, 1867.
Canadian History: 1497-1867
A survey of Canadian History since Confederation.
An introduction to the main issues and problems in early modern European History with an emphasis on the political, social, economic and cultural developments from the sixteenth through the eighteenth century.
Introduction to Modern European History: 1500-1789
A survey of the economic, social, political and cultural developments of Europe from 1789-1914.
Europe in the Nineteenth Century: 1789-1914
A survey of the economic, social, political and cultural developments of the early Middle Ages.
Medieval Europe to 1050
Credit may not be obtained for both History 2320 and the former History 2030
A survey of the economic, social, political and cultural developments of Europe in the high and late Middle Ages.
Medieval Europe, 1050 to the Reformation
Credit may not be obtained for both History 2330 and the former History 2030
A study of the world-wide impact of the main events and developments in the age of global interdependence.
The Twentieth Century, I
Credit may not be obtained for both History 2500 and the former History 3700
An historical analysis of the main issues in the contemporary world since 1945.
The Twentieth Century II
Credit may not be obtained for both History 2510 and the former History 3710.
(Same as Visual Arts 2700) The history of art from pre-historic times to the Renaissance.
Art History Survey I
(Same as Visual Arts 2701) The history of art from the Renaissance to the 20th century.
Art History Survey II
This course examines the history of human relationships to the natural environment. The focus of the course is the history of environmental changes caused by humans, the reciprocal influence of the natural environment on human cultures and societies. Case Studies will introduce patterns of ecological change associated with broad historical transformations such as colonialism, military conflict, the development of world economies, etc.
A survey of major developments in the history of warfare from the earliest times to 1789 with particular emphasis on changes in the nature and conduct of warfare, the evolution of military thinking, the organization of military and naval forces, the impact of technological change, the emergence of professionalism and the relationship between societies and armed forces.
History of Warfare to 1789
An examination of those major developments which have affected the nature and conduct of warfare in the period since 1789, with particular emphasis on the evolution of military thinking, the impact of technology on organization and planning, the role of air power, the civil-military relationship, professionalism in the armed forces, and the changing nature of warfare: the emergence of total war, global war, guerilla warfare, and limited warfare.
History of Modern Warfare since 1789
(Same as Classics 3090). This course investigates the impact of the conquests of Alexander the Great and his Macedonian Successors on the political, social, cultural, intellectual, and religious world of the Mediterranean and Near East between Alexander’s accession in 336 and the battle of Ipsus in 301, when his vast empire was carved into Hellenistic kingdoms.
Alexander and the Macedonians
The growth of settlement and the manner in which a 'migratory' fishery carried on from England and Ireland changed into a `sedentary' fishery carried on by residents of Newfoundland.
History of Newfoundland to 1815
The establishment and development of political institutions, changes in economic structure and the growth of populations.
Modern Newfoundland Since 1815
The history of the French presence in North and South America, from the earliest voyages of exploration to the Anglo-French struggle for the North American continent.
France in the Americas, 1500-1815
A survey of migration to and within North America from the seventeenth to the twentieth century.
Migration History of North America
French History from 1500 to 1789, with a focus on such themes as the Renaissance, political and social change, gender history, and the Enlightenment.
Early Modern France, 1500-1789
France from the decline of the Old Regime to the end of the Second Republic.
The History of the peoples and states of the Holy Roman Empire of the German nation and the Germanic Confederation with emphasis on the origins of modern Germany.
German History I, to the Mid-Nineteenth Century
Examines the history of German-speaking central Europe with special reference to the evolution of modern Germany since the mid-nineteenth century.
German History II, Since the Mid-Nineteenth Century
The transition from British Empire to Commonwealth of Nations.
History of the British Empire and Commonwealth since 1815