Department of History - Dulles Hall.
Department of History - Dulles Hall.

500-Level Curriculum

Curriculum Numbering

1000—1099

UG (Undergraduate) - Non Credit Courses

 

Non-credit courses for orientation, remedial, or other non-college level experiences. These are courses in addition to a program's graduation requirements.

1100—1999

UG - Introductory Level Undergraduate Courses

 

Basic courses providing undergraduate credit, but not to be counted toward a major or field of specialization in any department. Courses at this level are beginning courses, required or elective courses that may be prerequisite to other courses.

2000—2999

UG - Intermediate Level Undergraduate Courses

 

Intermediate courses providing undergraduate credit and may be counted toward a major or field of specialization.

3000—3999

UG - Upper Level Undergraduate Courses

 

Upper Level courses providing undergraduate credit that may be counted toward a major or field of specialization.

4000—4999

UG - Advanced Level Undergraduate Courses

 

Advanced Level courses providing undergraduate credit that may be counted toward a major or field of specialization. Graduate students may enroll in and receive graduate credit for 4000-level courses outside their own graduate program.

5000—5999

UG and G (Graduate) - Dual Career Level Courses

 

Courses that are regularly offered for both graduate credit and undergraduate credit. Advanced Level courses providing undergraduate credit that may be counted toward a major or field of specialization. Foundational coursework and research providing graduate or professional credit.

6000—6999

G - Foundational Level Graduate and Professional Courses

 

Foundational courses and research providing graduate or professional credit.

7000—7999

G - Intermediate Level Graduate and Professional Courses

 

Intermediate courses and research providing graduate or professional credit.

8000—8999

G - Advanced Level Graduate and Professional Courses

 

Advanced courses and research providing graduate or professional credit.

Course Number Title Levelsort descending Course Description Field of Study
531.01 Messiahs and Messianism in Jewish History Undergraduate

The history of Jewish messianic idea and of Jewish messianic leadership from ancient to modern times.

Jewish History
540.02 Core Regions of Islamic Worlds: History of Iran Undergraduate

A history of Iran in the Islamic period, focusing on nomadic-urban interaction and Iranian culture.

Islamic History
540.03 Core Regions of Islamic Worlds: Ottoman Empire, 1300-1800 Undergraduate

The Ottoman Empire from frontier warrior band to world power to "Sick Man of Europe"; factors in upsurge and decline; cultural interaction with the West.

Islamic History
511 The Reformation Undergraduate

The rise and growth of Protestantism and the Catholic Reformation of the 16th century against the background of economic, political, and social developments in western Europe.

European History; Early Modern European History
540.04 Core Regions of Islamic Worlds: Middle East in the 19th Century Undergraduate

Modernization of the Middle East, from the early autocratic modernizers to the 19th century; economic, social, political, and intellectual transformations; modern Middle East in world perspective.

Islamic History
540.05 Core Regions of Islamic Worlds: Middle East in the 20th Century Undergraduate

Modernization of the Middle East in the 20th century.

Islamic History
533.01 Latin American History: Colonial Latin American History Undergraduate

Mayan, Aztec, and Incan Empires; the Spanish and Portuguese conquests and the transplanting of Iberian institutions; the Baroque period; the Bourbon Century and the Enlightenment.

Latin American History
541.01 Wider Islamic World: Islamic Spain and North Africa Undergraduate

Major problems in history and culture of Islamic Spain (712-1492) and North Africa (641-present), including Egypt; special emphasis on nomadism and revivalism.

Islamic History
541.02 Wider Islamic World: History of Islam in Africa Undergraduate

Examination of the history and spread of Islam in Africa and its impact on African social, economic, and political institutions.

Islamic History
537.01 HIstory of Russia: Imperial Russia, 1725-1914 Undergraduate

A survey from the end of the reign of Peter the Great to the outbreak of World War I.

Russian and East European History
542.01 Intellectual and Social Movements in the Muslim World Undergraduate

Examination of significant Muslim intellectual and social movements from the advent of Islam until the present.

Islamic History
543.01 History of India: Ancient India Undergraduate

A history of India from 2500 B.C.E. to the Muslim invasion of the 10th and 11th centuries C.E.

East Asian History
543.02 History of India: Islamic India Undergraduate

The Sultanate and Mughal Empires (1000-1707 A.D.); emphasis on imperial institutions and the interaction of Hindu and Muslim societies.

East Asian History
543.03 History of India: Colonial India Undergraduate

A history of South Asia during the colonial period, from the arrival of Vasco da Gama in 1498 until independence and partition in 1947.

East Asian History
543.04 History of India: Contemporary India and South Asia Undergraduate

The political, social, economic, and cultural history of contemporary India and the South Asian subcontinent, focusing on India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh.

East Asian History
568.01 Native American History from European Contact to Removal, 1560-1820 Undergraduate

Major issues and events in Native American history from before the European invasion and colonization through the early 1820s.

American History; US History to 1877
594 Group Studies Undergraduate

The investigation of particular problems in various fields of history.

597 Critical Issues of the 20th-Century World Undergraduate

Contemporary global problems in historical perspectives; war and threat of war; intercontinental, racial, ideological, and economic conflicts; the search for a new world order.

598 Senior Seminar Undergraduate

The nature of historical judgment and interpretation: the roles of evidence, approach, and presuppositions. 598H (honors) may be available.

H598 Senior Seminar (Honors) Undergraduate

Designed to give undergraduate majors experience in the analysis of historical problems through a reading and research program.

584 Modern Intelligence History Undergraduate

This course examines the role of diplomatic and military intelligence in the making of policy in modern history.

Diplomatic History
585 History of Literacy Undergraduate

This course seeks to understand the history of literacy by examining literacy's contributions to making the modern world, and social changes' impacts on literacy.

520.01 Science and Society: Early Modern Europe Undergraduate

A survey of the history of science and its place and relationship to European society. European society 1550-1750.

European History; Early Modern European History
501.01 History of Archaic Greece Undergraduate

History of Greece from the early Stone Age communities to the end of the Greek-Persian conflicts, 479 B.C.; readings in the sources in translation.

Ancient History
589 Marginal Groups in the Non-Western World Undergraduate

Comparison of the experiences of several marginal and minority groups in the major non-western civilizations from roughly the 16th-20th centuries.

587.01 History of Capitalism in Global and Comparative Perspective Undergraduate

An historical comparison of the development of modern forms of business and business management in Great Britain, the United States, and Japan.

Business History
593 Individual Studies Undergraduate

Individual study in some field of historical development; designed to allow the student to work on a problem of particular interest.

596 Introduction to Quantitative Methods in History Undergraduate

Prepares students to use quantitative methods in historical research and to take intermediate courses in statistics and data analysis.

534.08 The Jewish Experience in Latin America Undergraduate

Introduction to issues in the history of Jews in Latin America, including the role of the region as a refuge from source of anti-Semitism.

Jewish History
H598 Senior Seminar (Honors) Undergraduate

Designed to give undergraduate majors experience in the analysis of historical problems through a reading and research program.

539 Siberia in World History Undergraduate

Introduction to the history, geography, culture, ethnic diversity, inter-communal relations, economy and strategic importance of Siberia in Eurasia's past and present.

Russian and East European History
520.02 Science and Society: Modern Europe Undergraduate

A survey of the history of science and its place and relationship to European society. Europe from the 18th and 20th centuries.

European History; Modern European History
544 The Mongol World Empire: Central Eurasia, 1000-1500 Undergraduate

An introduction to the social, cultural, and political history of medieval Central Eurasia, focusing on the interaction between nomadic and sedentary populations.

East Asian History
507 History of Medieval Christianity Undergraduate

The late ancient and early medieval church; the papacy and the Carolingians; the Cluniac reform; the new monasticism; heresy; the problems of late medieval Christianity.

Medieval History
533.02 Latin American History: South America since Independence Undergraduate

Nation-building in the South American republics during the 19th and 20th centuries with special emphasis on Argentina and Brazil.

Latin American History
533.06 Latin American History: Women in Latin America Undergraduate

The history of women in Latin America from the Conquest to the present.

Latin American History
534.01 History of Latin American Regions: Central America and the Caribbean since Independence Undergraduate

Political, economic, and cultural history of West Indies (Cuba, Haiti, Dominican Republic, etc.) and Central America (Panama, Guatemala, Nicaragua, etc.) and relations with United States.

Latin American History
534.02 History of Latin American Countries and Regions: Brazil Undergraduate

History of Brazil during colonial and independence periods with major emphasis on the 19th and 20th centuries.

Latin American History
534.03 History of Latin American Countries and Regions: Mexico Undergraduate

History of Mexico during precolonial, colonial, and independence periods with emphasis on the 19th and 20th centuries.

Latin American History
534.04 History of Latin American Countries and Regions: Argentina Undergraduate

Introduction of the history and problems of contemporary Argentina.

Latin American History
534.08 History of Latin American Countries and Regions: The Jewish Experience in Latin America Undergraduate

Introduction to issues in the history of Jews in Latin America, including the role of the region as a refuge from source of anti-Semitism.

Latin American History
540.01 Core Regions of Islamic Worlds: Islamic Society, 610-1258 Undergraduate

Origins and early development of selected fundamental Islamic institutions in their historical and cultural context.

Islamic History
570.01 The United States Constitution and American Society to 1877 Undergraduate and Graduate

The history of the interaction between American principles of government, equality, liberty, and American society through the Civil War era.

American History; US History to 1877
509.01 Italian Renaissance: 1400s, Communal Age to Quattrocento Undergraduate and Graduate

The literary, artistic, and intellectual achievements primarily of Renaissance Italy against the background of economic, political, and social developments in western Europe. Beginnings and flourishing of the Italian Renaissance, from the era of independent communes to the quattrocento.

European History; Early Modern European History
570.02 The United States Constitution and American Society since 1877 Undergraduate and Graduate

The history of the interaction between American principles of government, equality, liberty, and American society from 1877 to the present.

American History; US History since 1877
531.02 Jews in the World of the Renaissance Undergraduate and Graduate

An investigation of Jewish life and thought in the Christian and Muslim worlds during the Renaissance.

Jewish History
509.02 Italian Renaissance: High Renaissance and Beyond Undergraduate and Graduate

Climax of the Italian Renaissance in the era of Michelangelo and Machiavelli, and its eventual decline during the sixteenth century.

European History; Early Modern European History
577.01 Chicano History, From the Spanish Colonial Period to 1900 Undergraduate and Graduate

Chicano experience from the late 16th century to 1900, with a special emphasis on race, class, and gender relations.

American History; US History to 1877
531.03 Jewish Society at the Dawn of the Modern Age, 1600-1750 Undergraduate and Graduate

An investigation of Jewish life and thought in the Christian and Muslim worlds during the early Modern era.

Jewish History
577.02 Chicano History, From 1900 to the Present Era Undergraduate and Graduate

Chicano experience from 1900 to the present era, with a special emphasis on race, class, and gender relations.

American History; US History since 1877
532 History of Spain, 1469-Present Undergraduate and Graduate

Unification of the thrones; the rise and fall of empire; rivalry with Portugal; Napoleon to the Civil War; Franco and the Post-Franco Era.

European History; Early Modern European History
512.01 Early Modern Europe, 1600-1775 Undergraduate and Graduate

A study of the rise of the absolute state, the changing diplomatic alignments, and the Enlightenment.

European History; Early Modern European History
578 American Religious History Undergraduate and Graduate

Survey of religious history of the United States from colonial times to the present.

American History; US History to 1877
512.02 French Revolution and Napoleon Undergraduate and Graduate

The background of the Revolution; the social bases and political schisms of the first three Revolutionary governments, 1789-1795; the program and role of Napoleon.

European History; Modern European History
579.01 American Cultural and Intellectual History, 1789-1900 Undergraduate and Graduate

Major currents in American thought of the 19th century.

American History; US History since 1877
536 History of Russia to 1725 Undergraduate and Graduate

A survey from the origins of the Russian state to the end of the reign of Peter the Great.

Russian and East European History
512.03 Europe, 1815-1900 Undergraduate and Graduate

Nationalism, the democratic movement, economic growth, imperialism, and cultural advance from the Congress of Vienna to World War I.

European History; Modern European History
579.02 American Cultural and Intellectual History in the 20th Century Undergraduate and Graduate

Major currents in American thought and culture, 1900-present.

American History; US History since 1877
512.04 Europe 1900-1950 Undergraduate and Graduate

The important events and issues in European history from 1900-1950.

European History; Modern European History
580.01 History of European Warfare from the Renaissance to 1870 Undergraduate and Graduate

An analysis of military affairs and of their interaction with political and diplomatic history.

Military History
538 History of the Soviet Union Undergraduate and Graduate

Beginning with the background and events of the revolution of 1917, analysis of developments in Russian history from World War I to the present.

Russian and East European History
512.05 Europe since 1950 Undergraduate and Graduate

Europe since the disaster of the Second World War; recovery, decolonization, integration, creation of a new society, and search for identity.

European History; Modern European History
580.02 History of European Warfare from 1870 through World War II Undergraduate and Graduate

A continuation of 580.01; an analysis of the military and diplomatic events which shaped the world in the 20th century.

Military History
545.01 The Chinese Empire, Tenth-Fourteenth Centuries Undergraduate and Graduate

A survey of the first segment of the later Chinese imperial period, the Song (960-1279) and Yuan (1279-1368) dynasties.

East Asian History
513.01 The Age of Modernity in the 19th Century Undergraduate and Graduate

Intellectual and cultural history in Europe in the 19th century with emphasis on historic events which marked the formation of historical consciousness in the 19th century.

European History; Modern European History
581.01 European International History: 19th Century Undergraduate and Graduate

History of the international relations and diplomacy of Europe from the Congress of Vienna to the First World War.

European History; Modern European History
545.02 China in the Early Modern Era: The Ming and Qing Dynasties Undergraduate and Graduate

The major topics in Ming and Qing history.

East Asian History
513.02 The Age of Modernity in the 20th Century Undergraduate and Graduate

Intellectual and cultural history in Europe in the 20th century with emphasis on historic events which marked the formation of historical consciousness in the 20th century.

European History; Modern European History
581.02 European International History: 20th Century Undergraduate and Graduate

History of the international relations and diplomacy of Europe from the First World War to the present.

European History; Modern European History
545.03 Modern China, 1800-1949 Undergraduate and Graduate

History of modern China with emphasis on cultural contact between China and the West.

East Asian History
514.01 Tudor and Stuart Britain, 1500-1700 Undergraduate and Graduate

The religious, political, economic, imperial, and intellectual development of the English people from 1485 to 1714, with special attention to the constitutional struggles of the 17th century.

European History; Modern European History
582.01 American Military Policy, 1607-1914 Undergraduate and Graduate

American military policy from the colonial period through World War I and America's emergence as a world power; emphasis on war-waging and military institutions.

Military History
545.04 History of Contemporary China, 1949-Present Undergraduate and Graduate

A general but analytic introduction to the social, political, and intellectual history of contemporary China, 1949-present.

East Asian History
514.02 Britain in the 18th and 19th Centuries Undergraduate and Graduate

An introduction to the political, economic and social history of Britain and the British empire from the eighteenth to early twentieth century.

European History; Modern European History
582.02 American Military Policy, 1914-1995 Undergraduate and Graduate

Emphasis on collective security, nuclear strategy, and the reciprocal impact of society and military institutions.

Military History
546 Topics in Chinese History Undergraduate and Graduate

Selected thematic topics in Chinese history.

East Asian History
514.03 England in the 20th Century Undergraduate and Graduate

A study of Britain since 1900 with special emphasis on the rise of the Labour party and the development of the social welfare state

European History; Modern European History
583.01 U.S. Diplomacy from Independence to 1920 Undergraduate and Graduate

Domestic and international setting of U.S. diplomacy from the Revolutionary War to 1920.

Diplomatic History
548.01 History of Japan before 1800 Undergraduate and Graduate

History of Japan to 19th century; emphasis on religion, politics, economic development, social structure and culture.

East Asian History
515.01 France, 1815-1914 Undergraduate and Graduate

France's transformation from a rural, traditional society to a modern, industrial society, and the relation of this transformation to 19th-century political and intellectual movements.

European History; Modern European History
583.02 U.S. Diplomacy, 1920-Present Undergraduate and Graduate

Domestic and international setting of U.S. diplomacy from 1920 to the present.

Diplomatic History
548.02 Modern Japan Undergraduate and Graduate

Political, social, and intellectual history of Japan from the beginning of the Meiji Period (1868) to the present.

East Asian History
515.02 France in the 20th Century Undergraduate and Graduate

The impact on France of two world wars, the depression and decolonization, with emphasis on the breakdown of the political system and the emergence of a new society from the wreckage of the old.

European History; Modern European History
551 Africa before Colonial Rule Undergraduate and Graduate

Examination of pre-colonial political, economic, and social systems, including material culture and agriculture.

African History
516 Modern Italy, 1848-Present Undergraduate and Graduate

Introduction to the history of Italy from the Risorgimento to the present.

European History; Modern European History
500 The Ancient Near East Undergraduate and Graduate

The ancient history of Mesopotamia, Egypt, Anatolia, Persia, Israel, and the Levant to the establishment of the Persian Empire; readings from sources in translation.

Ancient History
552 History of South Africa Undergraduate and Graduate

An examination of the political and social developments in South Africa from the nineteenth century to the present.

African History
517 Modern Greece Undergraduate and Graduate

Greece from 1453 to the present; Turkish rule, War of Independence, emergence of the modern state; focus on political, social, and cultural developments.

European History; Modern European History
555.01 Topics in African-American History I Undergraduate and Graduate

Selected topics in African-American history from the origins of African-American culture and slavery to emancipation.

African-American History
518.01 Germany in the 19th Century Undergraduate and Graduate

Political, social, economic, and cultural developments from the Prussian reform movement to World War I, with emphasis on German unification and the origins of the war.

European History; Modern European History
518.02 Germany in the 20th Century Undergraduate and Graduate

World War I; the Weimar period; Hitler and the Third Reich; and the two Germanies after 1945.

European History; Modern European History
501.02 History of Classical Greece Undergraduate and Graduate

History of classical Greece from the foundation of the Delian Confederacy to the death of Alexander III; reading in the sources in translation.

Ancient History
587.02 Science, Technology, and Business in Japan Undergraduate and Graduate

An examination of the historical development of business from the early 17th century to the present with attention to the interconnections between business, technology, and science.

Business History
555.02 Topics in African-American History II Undergraduate and Graduate

Selected topics in African-American history from emancipation through segregation, and the Civil Rights Movement to the present.

African-American History
519.01 Eastern Europe in the Nineteenth Century Undergraduate and Graduate

A survey of the rise of nationalism and the emergence of nation-states in Eastern Europe from the early nineteenth century through World War One.

European History; Modern European History
501.03 History of the Eastern Mediterranean during the Bronze Age Undergraduate and Graduate

Studies in the civilizations of Minoan Crete and Helladic/Mycenaean Greece in relationship with the Trojans, Hittites, Philistines, Cypriotes, Syrians, and Egyptians.

Ancient History
556 Colonial North America to 1763 Undergraduate and Graduate

The history of colonial and native societies in North America from first contacts to the eve of the imperial crisis.

Atlantic World History
519.02 East Central Europe since 1919 Undergraduate and Graduate

Advanced survey of East European history from World War I to the post-communist era.

European History; Modern European History
502 Hellenistic Near East Undergraduate and Graduate

The cultural history of the Achaemenid and Hellenistic kingdoms from c. 600 to 31 B.C., with emphasis upon Greek and Persian interaction in the Near East.

Ancient History
557.01 American Revolution and New Nation, 1763-1800 Undergraduate and Graduate

Analysis of social, economic, cultural, and political changes in 18th century America.

American History; US History to 1877
519.03 Balkans from the Ottoman Conquest until World War I Undergraduate and Graduate

An historical survey of southeast European history from the Battle of Kosovo; the assassination of Archduke Franz-Ferdinand; political, social, economic, and cultural development; emphasis on Balkan peoples.

European History; Modern European History
503.01 Roman Republic Undergraduate and Graduate

A history of Rome from the founding to the fall of the Roman Republic; readings in ancient sources in translation.

Ancient History
557.02 Jeffersonian and Jacksonian Democracy, 1800-1845 Undergraduate and Graduate

A continuation of 557.01 but may be taken separately; primary emphasis on social and political history of post revolutionary America.

American History; US History to 1877
523 Women in the Western World: Ancient Civilization to the Industrial Revolution Undergraduate and Graduate

Women and the economic, social, and political factors responsible for their status in society.

Women's, Gender, and Sexuality History
503.02 Early Roman Empire, 31 B.C.-A.D. 180 Undergraduate and Graduate

The Roman Empire at its height; internal politics, imperial administration, and religion; readings from sources in translation.

Ancient History
557.03 Civil War and Reconstruction Undergraduate and Graduate

The causes, character, and consequences of America's inter sectional war and the post-war settlement.

American History; US History to 1877
524 Women in the Western World: The Industrial Revolution to the Present Undergraduate and Graduate

A continuation of 523.

Women's, Gender, and Sexuality History
503.03 Later Roman Empire, A.D. 180-476 Undergraduate and Graduate

Decline and fall of the Empire in the West; military, social, economic problems; religious conflicts; emergence of Germanic kingdoms; readings from sources in translation.

Ancient History
559 History of Slavery in North America from Colonial Times to 1860 Undergraduate and Graduate

The social system of the Old South; the various aspects of secession and the impact of war.

American History; US History to 1877
525 Topics in Women's History Undergraduate and Graduate

In-depth analysis of selected topics in American, European, and/or Third World women's history; topic varies by quarter.

Women's, Gender, and Sexuality History
504.01 War in the Ancient Mediterranean World Undergraduate and Graduate

An advanced survey of military history from the late Bronze Age to the fall of the Roman Empire in the West.

Ancient History
560 Westward Movement in American History Undergraduate and Graduate

The westward spread of settlement and the influence of the westward movement on American development.

American History; US History to 1877
526 Historical Perspectives on Sexuality: Same Sex Sexuality in the Western World Undergraduate and Graduate

History of same-sex love and sexuality from ancient times to the present.

Women's, Gender, and Sexuality History
504.02 The Ancient Mediterranean City Undergraduate and Graduate

Cities in the ancient Near East, Greece, and Rome, with an emphasis on their physical form and historical importance.

Ancient History
561 History of American Science Undergraduate and Graduate

Social and intellectual factors from colonial beginnings to professionalization; Darwinism; American preeminence; the modern scientific crisis.

American History; US History since 1877
527 History of the Family Undergraduate and Graduate

Evolution of the family, primarily in Europe and the United States, with attention to minorities and cross-cultural comparisons.

Women's, Gender, and Sexuality History
505.01 Early Byzantine Empire Undergraduate and Graduate

History of Byzantium, A.D. 330-843, with emphasis on internal political and religious developments and the relationship between Byzantium and its neighbors.

Ancient History
562 History of American Medicine Undergraduate and Graduate

Disease, public health, and the profession and practice of medicine in America from colonial times to the present.

American History; US History since 1877
528 Love in the Modern Western World Undergraduate and Graduate

A survey of love in the literature, art, and philosophy of the Western World concentrating on the years since 1800.

Women's, Gender, and Sexuality History
505.02 Later Byzantine Empire Undergraduate and Graduate

History of Byzantium, A.D. 843-1453, with emphasis on internal developments, the Crusades, the Fall of the City, and the legacy of Byzantium.

Ancient History
564 Gilded Age to Progressive Era, 1877-1920 Undergraduate and Graduate

Intensive study of the U.S. from 1877 to 1920; subjects include industrialization, Populism, Progressivism, immigration, urbanization, and foreign policy through World War I.

American History; US History since 1877
530.01 History of Ancient Israel Undergraduate and Graduate

The rise of the Jewish nation and religion in the Ancient Near East; settlement in Canaan; the Israelite and Judean monarchies until their conquest by Assyria and Babylonia.

Jewish History
506 History of Early Christianity Undergraduate and Graduate

Christian origins and expansion to 600 A.D.; conflict with Roman Empire; internal dissent; basic institutions; Christian intellectuals; the imperial established church; monasticism; papacy; the barbarians and Christianity.

Medieval History
565 From the New Era to the New Frontier, 1921-1963 Undergraduate and Graduate

U.S. domestic and foreign policy history, 1921 to 1963 covering New Era, New Deal, World War II, Cold War, Fair Deal, Eisenhower Republicanism, New Frontier.

American History; US History since 1877
566 The Contemporary United States since 1963 Undergraduate and Graduate

Political, economic, social and cultural change since 1963; emphasis on political polarization, post-industrial economy, civil rights movement, feminism, environmentalism, Vietnam War, detente and globalization.

American History; US History since 1877
530.02 Second Commonwealth Undergraduate and Graduate

The restoration of Jewish statehood following the first Babylonian Exile and the history of Palestinian Jewry and of the Jewish Diaspora down to the 2nd Century A.D.

Jewish History
508.01 Medieval Europe I: 300-1100 Undergraduate and Graduate

Europe 300-1100; Roman decline, Christianization of Europe, barbarian invasions; Carolingian renaissance; early feudalism and manorialism; investiture contest; crusades; economic and intellectual revival.

Medieval History
568.02 Native American History from Removal to Present Undergraduate and Graduate

Major issues and events in American Indian history from the 1820s to the twenty-first century.

American History; US History to 1877
530.03 Jews in the Western World in Modern Times Undergraduate and Graduate

Changing patterns of Jewish life since the Jews' struggle for Emancipation; migration movements and the shift of Jewish centers in Europe and the New World.

Jewish History
508.02 Medieval Europe II: 1100-1450 Undergraduate and Graduate

Europe 1100-1500; the 12th-century Renaissance; classical feudalism; rise of Christendom; the great economic revival; universities and scholasticism; religious dissent; and 14th-century crises.

Medieval History
569 American Labor History Undergraduate and Graduate

Evolution of working-class life, culture, politics, and trade unionism in America from the late 18th century to the present.

American History; US History since 1877
530.04 The American Jewish Experience Undergraduate and Graduate

The history of America's Jewish population and American Jewry's interaction with the world in which they lived.

Jewish History
508.03 Medieval England Undergraduate and Graduate

England from the Roman conquest to 1485; Anglo-Saxon society and institutions; the Norman conquest; law and Parliament; social, intellectual, and economic growth of the English people.

Medieval History