History (HIS)

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History (HIS)
 

HIS 3310:

History of Education
Cr. 3. (3-0).
The history of education from primitive societies to the present, including the progression of philosophical thought leading to the structure of today’s schools.
 

HIS 3321:

Twentieth Century Europe
Cr. 3. (3-0). Prerequisite: 6 s.h. in history.
Concentrates on World War I, World War II, and the Bolshevik Revolution and the emergence of Fascism.
 

HIS 4300:

Selected Topics in History
Cr. 3. (3-0). Prerequisites: 6 s.h. in history and approval of instructor. May be repeated for credit.

 

HIS 4302:

Independent Study
Cr. 3 per semester or more than 3 by concurrent enrollment. Prerequisites: 6 s.h. in history and consent of instructor.
 

HIS 4310:

History of the U.S. 1900-1945
Cr. 3. (3-0). Prerequisite: 6 s.h. in history.
An examination of the major forces involved in the making of contemporary America.
 

HIS 4311:

History of the U.S. 1945-1970
Cr. 3. (3-0). Prerequisite: 6 s.h. in history.
Continuation of HIS 4310.
 

HIS 4313: 4314:

Social History of the United States—to 1865: Since 1865
Cr. 3. (3-0). Prerequisite: 6 s.h. in history.
First semester: colonial times to 1865. Second semester: since 1865.

 

HIS 4320:

History of England to the 18th Century
Cr. 3. (3-0).
A survey of English history from 3,000 B.C. to the 18th century focusing on the major changes in political, social and economic institutions.
 

HIS 4321:

Nineteenth Century Britain
Cr. 3. (3-0). Prerequisite: 6 s.h. in history.
An examination of the effect of the Industrial Revolution on British society and the transformation of British political institutions by the Reform Acts.
 

HIS 4322:

Twentieth Century Britain
Cr. 3. (3-0). Prerequisite: 6 s.h. in history.
Traces the changes in British society resulting from the world wars and the emergence of the welfare state in Britain.
 

HIS 4323:

Nazi Germany
Cr. 3. (3-0). Prerequisite: 6 s.h. in history.
Study of twentieth century Germany which focuses on the origins of support for political extremism, the reasons for Hitler’s success and the effect of Nazi control on German society.
 

HIS 4324:

History of Modern Russia
Cr. 3. (3-0). Prerequisite: 6 s.h. in history.
Study of the decline of Tsarist Russia and the Soviet Union since the Bolshevik Revolution
 

HIS 6300:

Selected Topics in History
Cr. 3. (3-0). May be repeated when topics vary.
 

HIS 6302:

Independent Study
Cr. 3 per semester or more than 3 by concurrent enrollment. Prerequisite: Approval of instructor.

 

HIS 6310:

U.S. Social History
Cr. 3. (3-0).
Study of the major social, ethnic and racial groups in American society and the forces, including war, immigration and religion, which have changed them.

 

HIS 6311:

20th Century U.S. History
Cr. 3. (3-0).
Subjects to be considered include America’s role in the two world wars, the New Deal, the war in Vietnam and the reforms of the Kennedy-Johnson administrations.

 

HIS 6314:

Modern British History
Cr. 3. (3-0).
Study of 19th and 20th century British history with particular attention to the emergence of parliamentary democracy and the two world wars.

 

HIS 6316:

Nazi Germany
Cr. 3. (3-0).
Study of the origin and development of Nazi Germany through readings in key historical sources.