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

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 Titlesort descending Level Course Description Field of Study
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
540.01 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
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
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
355 History of Afghanistan Undergraduate

This course will introduce students to Afghan society, its historical foundations, and the challenges that confront it.

Islamic 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
340 Islam, Politics, and Society in History Undergraduate

Elaboration of prophetic message of Islam into governing principles of Islamic polity and society; evolution of these principles over the centuries.

Islamic History
343 Islamic Central Asia Undergraduate

Introductory survey of the political, cultural, religious and economic history of islamic central Asia from the eighth-century Arab conquests to the nineteenth-century Russian colonial era.

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

Research topic to be announced.

Islamic History
827.02 Seminar in the History of the Islamic World II Graduate

Continuation of 827.01.

Islamic History
727 Studies in Islamic History Undergraduate and Graduate

Selected topics in Islamic history and historiography.

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
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
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