Department of History - Dulles Hall.
Department of History - Dulles Hall.
Course Numbersort descending Course Title Course Description Level Field of Study
2350 Islam, Politics, and Society in History

Introduction to the manner in which Islam has interacted with politics in the Middle East and vicinity from the rise of Islam through the present.

Undergraduate Islamic History
2351 Early Islamic Society, 610-1258

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

Undergraduate Islamic History
2352 The Ottoman Empire, 1300-1800

Introduction to the Ottoman Empire from its origins as a Turkish emirate to the beginnings of westernizing reform at the end of the 18th century.

Undergraduate Islamic History
2353 The Middle East in the 20th Century

Lecture and discussion course exploring the changes that transformed the Middle East during the 20th century, from World War I to nationalism to Islamic revivalism.

Undergraduate Islamic History
2375 Islamic Central Asia

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.

Undergraduate Islamic History
2390 Ancient India

History of India from 2500 BCE to the 11th century CE.

Undergraduate Islamic History
2391 Islamic India

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

Undergraduate Islamic History
2392 Colonial India

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

Undergraduate Islamic History
2393 Contemporary India and South Asia

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

Undergraduate Islamic History
3350 The Middle East in the 19th Century

Lecture and discussion course examining the transformations wrought by westernizing reforms and European imperialism in the Middle East during the 19th century.

Undergraduate Islamic History
3351 Intellectual and Social Movements in the Muslim World

Upper-level lecture/discussion course on significant intellectual and social movements in the Middle East and vicinity from the advent of Islam to the present.

Undergraduate Islamic History
3354 Islamic Spain and North Africa

Lecture/discussion course examining Spain and North Africa under Islamic rule, from the Muslim conquests of the early 7th century through the early 19th century.

Undergraduate Islamic History
3360 History of Iran

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

Undergraduate Islamic History
3365 History of Afghanistan

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

Undergraduate Islamic History
H4350 Readings in Islamic History (Honors)

Advanced readings on selected topics in Islamic History.

Undergraduate Islamic History
4350 Readings in Islamic History

Advanced readings on selected topics in Islamic History.

Undergraduate Islamic History
E4350 Readings in Islamic History

Advanced readings on selected topics in Islamic History.

Undergraduate Islamic History
4375 Research Seminar in Islamic History

Advanced research and writing on selected topics in Islamic History.

Undergraduate Islamic History
E4375 Research Seminar in Islamic History

Advanced research and writing on selected topics in Islamic History.

Undergraduate Islamic History
H4375 Research Seminar in Islamic History (Honors)

Advanced research and writing on selected topics in Islamic History.

Undergraduate Islamic History
4390 Readings in South Asian History

Advanced readings on selected topics in South Asian History.

Undergraduate Islamic History
E4390 Readings in South Asian History

Advanced readings on selected topics in South Asian History.

Undergraduate Islamic History
H4390 Readings in South Asian History (Honors)

Advanced readings on selected topics in South Asian History.

Undergraduate Islamic History
4395 Research Seminar in South Asian History

Advanced research and writing on selected topics in South Asian History.

Undergraduate Islamic History
E4395 Research Seminar in South Asian History

Advanced research and writing on selected topics in South Asian History.

Undergraduate Islamic History
H4395 Research Seminar in South Asian History (Honors)

Advanced research and writing on selected topics in South Asian History.

Undergraduate Islamic History
5350 Special Topics in Islamic History

Advanced course in Islamic History. Topics Vary.

Undergraduate and Graduate Islamic History
5390 Special Topics in South Asian History

Advanced course in South Asian History. Topics Vary.

Undergraduate and Graduate Islamic History
7350 Studies in Islamic History

Graduate reading seminar on a topic in Islamic history, stressing topical coverage and/or historiography. May be repeated for credited when the topic changes.

Graduate Islamic History
7390 Studies in South Asian History

Graduate Readings in South Asian History. Topics will vary.

Graduate Islamic History
8350 Seminar in the History of the Islamic World

Graduate Research Seminar in the History of the Islamic World. Topics will vary.

Graduate Islamic History
8390 Seminar in South Asian History

Graduate Research Seminar in South Asian History. Topics will vary.

Graduate Islamic History