2017-2018 Catalog 
  
    Apr 22, 2018  
2017-2018 Catalog

Courses of Instruction



Key to Abbreviations

ACCT Accounting HHK Health & Human Kinetics
ACTV Activity HIST History
AMRS Ancient, Medieval and Renaissance Studies HONS Honors
ARAB Arabic INT Interdisciplinary
ART Fine Arts ITAL Italian
ASTR Astronomy JAPN Japanese
BIOL Biology JOUR
Journalism
BOMI Botany/Microbiology LAS Latin American Studies
BUS Business Administration MES Middle Eastern Studies
BWS Black World Studies MUS Music
CHEM Chemistry MUSP Music Performance
CHIN Chinese NEUR Neuroscience
CLAS Classics PG Politics and Government
CMLT Comparative Literature PHIL Philosophy
COMM Communications PHYS Physics
CS Computer Science PSYC Psychology
DANC Dance REL Religion
DATA Data Analytics RUSS Russian
ECON Economics SJ Social Justice
EDUC Education SOAN Sociology/Anthropology
ENG English SPAN Spanish
ENVS Environmental Studies SWAH Swahili
FREN French THEA Theatre
GEOG Geography UC University Courses
GEOL Geology URB Urban Studies
GERM German WGS Women’s/Gender Studies
GREE Greek-Classical ZOOL Zoology

To aid students in long-range planning, the letters F for fall semester and S for spring semester have been placed after selected course descriptions. All courses carry one unit of academic credit unless otherwise indicated.

Course Selection

Freshmen and sophomores should enroll in courses numbered 100 through 249, but may be permitted to take courses numbered above 250 with the relevant department’s permission. Juniors and seniors should enroll in courses numbered above 250, but may be permitted to take courses numbered below 250 if (a) it is necessary for the major; (b) it is a second (third, etc.) foreign language; (c) it is an elective in the area of science or mathematics where the student does not have the prerequisites for advanced course work; or (d) there is sufficient space in the class after the registration of freshmen and sophomores.

 

History

   •  HIST 110 - Introduction to Ancient History
   •  HIST 111 - Introduction to Early European History
   •  HIST 112 - Introduction to Modern European History
   •  HIST 113 - Introduction to Early American History to 1877
   •  HIST 114 - Introduction to Modern American History
   •  HIST 115 -  Introduction to Latin American History
   •  HIST 116 - Introduction to Pacific Asia
   •  HIST 120 - AP World History
   •  HIST 126 - IB History
   •  HIST 160 - America in the Sixties
   •  HIST 250 - Historical Inquiry
   •  HIST 320 - Middle East
   •  HIST 322 - Asian Civilizations to the 17th Century
   •  HIST 323 - Modern China
   •  HIST 324 - Topics in Asian History
   •  HIST 324 A - China and the West
   •  HIST 324 B - China's Communist Revolution
   •  HIST 324 C - Intellectual History of Modern China
   •  HIST 325 - Modern Japan
   •  HIST 331 - Mexico: From Conquest to Revolution
   •  HIST 332 - Argentina, Brazil, and Chile Since Independence
   •  HIST 333 - Modern Latin America: 1800 to the Present
   •  HIST 334 - Indians, Spaniards & the Struggle for Colonial Latin America
   •  HIST 335 - Topics in Latin American History
   •  HIST 335 A - Latin America in Revolution
   •  HIST 335 B - The Spanish Conquest of America
   •  HIST 335 C - Economic History of Latin America
   •  HIST 341 - History of Rome
   •  HIST 342 - Constantine to Charlemagne
   •  HIST 343 - The Central Middle Ages
   •  HIST 345 - The Reformation Era
   •  HIST 346 - Renaissance Europe
   •  HIST 348 - Castles and Cathedrals
   •  HIST 350 A - Kingdoms of Medieval Spain
   •  HIST 350 C - Topics: Black Death
   •  HIST 350 D - Topics: Saints and Society
   •  HIST 351 - 19th Century Europe
   •  HIST 352 - 20th Century Europe
   •  HIST 353 - Adolf Hitler and Nazi Germany
   •  HIST 354 - Economic History
   •  HIST 355 - The Making of Britain
   •  HIST 356 - British History Since 1688
   •  HIST 357 - Topics: Victorianism
   •  HIST 360 - Topics in Modern European History
   •  HIST 362 - Imperial Russia and the Soviet Union, 1801-1991
   •  HIST 366 - Contemporary Spanish History
   •  HIST 370 - Topics in Early American History
   •  HIST 370 A - Famous American Trials
   •  HIST 370 B - American Revolution
   •  HIST 371 - Colonial America
   •  HIST 372 - Old South and Slavery Controversy
   •  HIST 373 - The Civil War and Reconstruction
   •  HIST 374 - The Frontier in American History
   •  HIST 375 - Women in American History
   •  HIST 376 - The Emergence of Modern America, 1877-1929
   •  HIST 377 - The Transformation of Modern America, 1929-1960
   •  HIST 378 - The Ascendence of Modern America, 1960-2008
   •  HIST 380 - American Foreign Relations Since 1917
   •  HIST 381 - America and Vietnam
   •  HIST 385 - Topics in Modern American History
   •  HIST 385 A - Crime and Punishment in Modern America
   •  HIST 385 B - Women and Gender in Modern America
   •  HIST 385 C - Historical Fiction in Modern America
   •  HIST 490 - Independent Study, Historical Research
   •  HIST 491 - Independent Study, Directed Readings
   •  HIST 493 - Historical Research Seminar
   •  HIST 494 - Independent Senior Thesis
   •  HIST 495 - Apprenticeships