|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.
|HIST 2040 - History of Rome. |
(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.
Students who have completed History/Classics 3920 may not also receive credit for History 2040
|HIST 2330 - Medieval Europe, 1050 to the Reformation. |
A survey of the economic, social, political and cultural developments of Europe in the high and late Middle Ages.
|HIST 2701 - Art History Survey II. |
(Same as Visual Arts 2701) The history of art from the Renaissance to the 20th century.
|HIST 2800 - Indigenous Peoples and Colonialism. |
A comparative survey of indigenous experiences with colonialism in a global context from the sixteenth century onwards.
|HIST 3330 - France, 1750-1852. |
France from the decline of the Old Regime to the end of the Second Republic.
|HIST 3380 - German History II, Since 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.
|Hist 3445 - Witchcraft and the Witchhunts in Early Modern Europe
A history of witchcraft, demonology, and the witch-hunts from 1400 to 1750, focusing on such themes as gender, the body and medical knowledge, religious dissidence, and popular culture.
|HIST 3450 - British History: 1485-1714. |
The emergence of Britain under the Tudors and early Stuart monarchs.
|HIST 4480 - Folklore and Oral History. |
(same as Folklore 4480) A seminar which deals with the use of oral sources, particularly those which have a traditional dimension, for the study of history. It will discuss the methods developed by Vansina, Dorson and others for evaluating the historical meaning of oral traditions in literate and non-literate cultures. The uses of oral testimony in the study of traditional modes of life and work such as fishing and farming will be considered. The use of oral traditions in the study of social and political history will also be discussed.
|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