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

800-Level Curriculum

100-Level Courses
One hundred level courses cover broad area of historical investigation. They are designed for first and second year students and are usually taken to fulfill the GEC historical survey requirement.

300-Level Courses
Three hundred level courses cover fewer years, go into more detail, employ more sophisticated analysis and methodology, and require more reading of primary and secondary works. They are designed for a mix of history majors, non-majors, and prospective majors at the sophomore, junior, and senior levels.

500-Level Courses
Five hundred level courses are usually more narrow in chronological scope, more sophisticated in the lecture material, discussions, and readings, and require more readings of primary and secondary sources. Most but not all of the students will be juniors and seniors and will have taken other history courses before registering for a 500-level course. A higher level of understanding, analytical ability and written expression in short essay and essay forms in expected. Some instructors assign research papers.

Graduate Level Courses
700, 800, and 900-Level courses are graduate courses for the graduate studies program.

[Semester Numbering] [Semester Conversion Website]

Course Numbersort descending Title Level Course Description Field of Study
800.01 Seminar in Renaissance or Reformation History I Graduate

Research topic to be announced.

European History; Early Modern European History
800.02 Seminar in Renaissance or Reformation History II Undergraduate and Graduate

Continuation of 800.01.

European History; Early Modern European History
801.01 Seminar in German History I Graduate

Research topic to be announced.

European History; Early Modern European History
801.02 Seminar in German History II Graduate

Continuation of 801.01.

European History; Modern European History
802.01 Seminar in Russian and East European History I Graduate

Research topics to be announced.

802.02 Seminar in Russian and East European History II Graduate

Research topics to be announced. Continuation of 802.01.

803.01 Seminar in British History I Graduate

Research topic to be announced.

European History; Early Modern European History
803.02 Seminar in British History II Undergraduate

Continuation of 803.01.

European History; Modern European History
804.02 Seminar in East Central European History II Undergraduate

Continuation of 804.01.

European History; Modern European History
804.01 Seminar in East Central European History I Graduate

Research topic to be announced.

European History; Early Modern European History
805.02 Seminar in French History II Graduate

Continuation of 805.01.

European History; Modern European History
805.01 Seminar in French History I Graduate

Research topic to be announced.

European History; Early Modern European History
807.02 Seminar in Medieval History II Graduate

Continuation of 807.01.

Medieval History
807.01 Seminar in Medieval History I Graduate

Research topic to be announced.

Medieval History
808.02 Seminar in Ancient History II Graduate

Continuation of 808.01.

Ancient History
808.01 Seminar in Ancient History I Graduate

Topic to be announced.

Ancient History
810.02 Seminar in World History II Graduate

Research topics to be announced. Continuation of 810.01.

810.01 Seminar in World History I Graduate

Research topics to be announced.

811.02 Seminar in Atlantic World History II Graduate

Research topics to be announced. Continuation of 810.01. Prereq: 700 or permission of instructor. This course is Progress ('P') graded. Repeatable to a maximum of 10 cr hrs.

Atlantic World History
811.01 Seminar in World History I Graduate

Research topics to be announced. Prereq: 700 or permission of instructor. This course is Progress ('P') graded. Credit will be awarded upon completion of 810.02. Repeatable to a maximum of 10 cr hrs.

Atlantic World History
823.02 Seminar in European International History II Graduate

Continuation of 823.01.

Diplomatic History
823.01 Seminar in European International History I Graduate

Seminar in European International History I.

Diplomatic History
824.01 Seminar in Modern European History I Graduate

Seminar in modern European history that develops and applies skills for research papers, masters theses, and dissertations.

European History; Modern European History
824.02 Seminar in Modern European History II Graduate

Continuation of 824.01.

European History; Modern European History
827.02 Seminar in the History of the Islamic World II Graduate

Continuation of 827.01.

Islamic History
827.01 Seminar in the History of the Islamic World I Graduate

Research topic to be announced.

Islamic History
845.02 Seminar in East Asian History II Graduate

Continuation of 845.01.

East Asian History
845.01 Seminar in East Asian History I Graduate

Research topic to be announced.

East Asian History
850 Seminar in History Graduate

Research topic to be announced.

851.02 Seminar in Latin American History Graduate

Continuation of 851.01.

Latin American History
851.01 Seminar in Latin American History I Graduate

Research topic to be announced.

Latin American History
862.01 Seminar in Jewish History Graduate

Research topic to be announced.

Jewish History
862.02 Seminar in Jewish History II Graduate

Continuation of 862.01.

Jewish History
867.02 Seminar in Early American History II Graduate

Continuation of 867.01.

American History; US History to 1877
867.01 Seminar in Early American History Graduate

Research topic to be announced.

American History; US History to 1877
868.01 Seminar in 19th-Century American History Graduate

Research topic to be announced.

American History; US History since 1877
868.02 Seminar in 19th Century American History II Graduate

Continuation of 868.01.

American History; US History since 1877
869.02 Seminar in 20th Century American History II Graduate

Continuation of 869.01.

American History; US History since 1877
869.01 Seminar in 20th Century American History I Graduate

Research topic to be announced.

American History; US History since 1877
870.01 Seminar in Selected Topics in American History I Graduate

Research topic to be announced.

American History; US History since 1877
870.02 Seminar in Selected Topics in American History II Graduate

Continuation of 870.01.

American History; US History since 1877
871.02 Seminar in American Diplomatic History II Graduate

Continuation of 871.01.

Diplomatic History
871.01 Seminar in American Diplomatic History I Graduate

Seminar in American Diplomatic History I.

Diplomatic History
873.01 Seminar in United States Military History I Graduate

Research topic to be announced.

Military History
873.02 Seminar in United States Military History II Graduate

Continuation of 873.01.

Military History
875.01 Seminar in African-American History I Graduate

First of a two-quarter seminar designed to provide experience in the research and writing of a scholarly paper based on primary source material in African-American history.

African-American History
875.02 Seminar in African-American History II Graduate

Continuation of 875.01.

African-American History
881.02 Seminar in Women's History II Graduate

Continuation of 881.01.

Women's, Gender, and Sexuality History
881.01 Seminar in Women's History I Graduate

Research topic to be announced.

Women's, Gender, and Sexuality History
890.02 Topical Research Seminar II Graduate

Research topic to be announced. Continuation of 890.01.

890.01 Topical Research Seminar I Graduate

Research topic to be announced. First of a two-quarter seminar on topical themes.

African-American History
891 Topical Research Seminar Graduate

A one-quarter seminar on topical themes.

898 Master's Thesis Graduate

Research for master's thesis.

899 Interdepartmental Seminar Graduate

Two or more departments may collaborate in pressing seminars on subjects of mutual interest; topics to be announced.Repeatable by permission.