|HIST 1101 - Introduction to History. |
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.
- Note: 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
|HIST 2100 - Empires of the North Atlantic, 1500-1820. |
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.
|HIST 2120 - The History of Canadian-American Relations, 1783 to the Present. |
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.
|HIST 2701 - Art History Survey II. |
(Same as Visual Arts 2701) The history of art from the Renaissance to the 20th century.
|HIST 3060 - History of Modern Warfare since 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.
|HIST 3135 - France in the Americas, 1500-1815. |
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.
|HIST 3520 - The Early Ethnohistory of North America's Native People. |
(Same as Anthropology 3520). The North American native response to early European contact and initial settlement. Particular attention will be paid to cultural change resulting from the adoption of European goods, participation in the fur trade, the introduction of European disease, and the adaptation to a permanent European presence.
|HIST 4101 - The Renaissance in Europe 1400-1550. |
A seminar on the Renaissance in Europe, particularly in Italy and northern Europe, focusing especially on its intellectual and cultural aspects but also the social and gender history of the topic.
- Prerequisite: Students should normally have successfully completed at least 6 credit hours in courses having an initial digit "3".
|HIST 4731 - Art History: Modern Art II. |
(Same as Visual Arts 4731) An examination of the various cultural and social forces between 1850 and 1914 which shaped the rise of the Modern movement.
- Prerequisite: Six credit hours in art history or permission of the chair of the Visual Arts Program
- Corequisite: Six credit hours in art history or permission of the chair of the Visual Arts Program
|HIST 4950 - Independent Project in Historical Studies. |
Students will complete an independent research project under the supervision of a faculty member or members. Topics must have the approval of the Program Chair of History.
- Prerequisite: Students must normally have taken History 3840 and nine other History courses