Courses

Survey Courses

  • History 200 European History
  • History 210 The World in the Twentieth Century
  • History 215 Medieval Europe
  • History 220 The American Experience to 1877
  • History 221 The American Experience in the Modern World
  • History 225 Alternative Perspectives of United States History
  • History 232 Survey of Latin American History
  • History 240 Introduction to East Asian Culture
  • History 250 African History and Society

European History

  • History 304/504 European Imperialism and the Colonial Experience
  • History 310/510 Greek Civilization
  • History 311/511 Roman Civilization
  • History 312/512 Europe in the Age of Reformations
  • History 313/513 History of Modern Britain
  • History 315/515 Contemporary Europe: Century of Violence
  • History 316/516 Blood & Iron=Imperial Germany
  • History 317 Hitler & the Third Reich
  • History 460/560 The Old Regime and the French Revolution

History of the Americas

  • History 320/520 Colonial America
  • History 321/521 The American Revolution, 1763-1789
  • History 323/523 Civil War and Reconstruction
  • History 324/524 Depression and War: The United States, 1929-1945
  • History 325/525 The Age of Anxiety: United States since 1945
  • History 327/527 History of Chicago
  • History 329/529 Revolution! Insurgence in Latin America
  • History 335/535 Modern Mexico: Competing Visions of the Nation
  • History 394/594 Beats and Hippies

Non-Western History

  • History 341/541 Revolution and Its Roots: The Making of Modern China
  • History 342/542 Tragedy and Triumph: The Making of Modern Japan
  • History 350/550 Colonialism and Independence: Understanding Modern Africa
  • History 355/555 Modern Middle Eastern History
  • History 393/593 History through Film (varies by semester)

Specialized Offering

  • History 300 Historiography & Methods
  • History 386 Internship in History
  • History 390/590 Topics in History (multiple listing)
         
    Previous History 390 Course Offering
    • History of Religion in Latin America
    • Tudor-Stuart England
    • Europe in the 19th Century
    • Modern American Presidency
    • History of Sports in America
  • History 489 The Teaching of Social Studies
  • History 492/592 Reading and Discussion Seminars (multiple listing)
  • History 493 Research Seminars (multiple listing)
    Previous History 493 Topics
    • War and Society
    • Biography & History
    • Local History
    • Migration & Globalization
  • History 495 Supervised Study
  • History 497 Honors Work in History
  • History 498 Honors Candidacy in History

Courses Offered Abroad

  • History 351 Survey of English History and Culture (Cambridge Center)
  • History 352 Problems in Modern German History (Reutlingen Center)

Graduate Offerings

  • History 635 Problems in European History
  • History 636 Problems in United States History
  • History 637 Problems in East Asian History
  • History 690 Advanced Topics in History
  • History 692 Research Project
  • History 695 Independent Study