HIST - History

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Faculty of Arts

Below are the courses available from the HIST code. Select a course to view the available classes, additional class notes, and class times.

HIST 104 - The Atomic Age: The World After 1945 View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Introduction to key economic, political, and societal changes at the global scale.


HIST 110 - The Pre-Modern World View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

World history from the end of the 6th century to the 15th century.


HIST 111 - The Early Modern World View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

World history from the 15th century through the 18th century.


HIST 112 - The Modern World View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The world since the beginning of the 19th century. Not open to students with credit in HIST 120.


HIST 114 - The History of the World in the Last 10 Years View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Global historical developments over the last 10 years with emphasis on the interaction of states and peoples.


HIST 115 - Technology and History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The role of technology in historical developments around the world.


HIST 116 - The Emergence of the Atlantic World View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The history and legacies of the transatlantic slave trade that linked Europe, Africa, and the Americas, emphasizing economic, political, social and cultural ramifications.


HIST 121 - Topics in Global History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 123 - Plague: Disease and Epidemics in History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The causes, impacts, and experiences of disease in human history.


HIST 124 - History of Sexuality in the Americas View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

History of sexual behaviour, identities, and regulations in the Western Hemisphere from the colonial era through the twentieth century.


HIST 127 - Drugs in Modern Global History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The social, cultural, and political histories of criminalized drugs like opium, marijuana, amphetamines, and cocaine.


HIST 128 - War, Revolution, and Society View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The causes, course, and consequences of major conflicts around the globe, including their wider social effects.


HIST 130 - Democracy, War and Consumer Capitalism: The Making of Modern Europe View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

European history from the Enlightenment to the present.


HIST 134 - Global History of Alchemy: Quests for Gold, Power, and Immortality View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Theories and practices of ancient and medieval alchemy in its historical and cultural contexts.


HIST 135 - Origins of Ancient India: Cities, Migrations and Peoples View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Introduction to the formative period of South Asian history, from approximately 3000 BCE to 600 CE, covering the Harappan civilization, Indo-European migration, and the first kingdoms of the Ganges valley.


HIST 179 - Sex Work and Intimate Labour in Global History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 191 - Video Games, History, and Storytelling View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The use of world history in video games.


HIST 195 - Warfare Since 1789: From Mass Armies to Thermonuclear War View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 205 - Capitalism View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The development of global capitalism through an exploration of historical changes in trade, markets, ideas, work, consumption, and government policies.


HIST 206 - Women and Gender in Modern Europe View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Introduction to the history of women and gender in Europe from the eighteenth century to the present.


HIST 207 - From Constantine to the Cathedral: Europe in the Middle Ages View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

A survey of Europe from the fourth to the thirteenth century.


HIST 210 - Europe in the 19th and 20th Centuries View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 212 - Early Modern Europe View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

A survey of European history from approximately 1200 to 1800.


HIST 220 - The Making of the Modern Middle East View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Twentieth-century political and cultural history, following the Ottoman Empire's disintegration


HIST 228 - The Early History of the British Peoples View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Survey of the development of and relations among the societies and cultures of the British Isles from early times to 1688.


HIST 229 - Britain and Its Peoples in the Modern Era View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Survey of the major themes and issues in the formation of modern Britain from 1688 to the present.


HIST 231 - Scotland from Early Times to the Present Day View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Survey of the history of Scotland from the Reformation to the present.


HIST 232 - Ireland from Early Times to the Present Day View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Survey of the history of Ireland from St Patrick to the present.


HIST 237 - The Pacific World Since 1500 View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Exploration, migration, trade, and geopolitics in the Pacific region, connecting Australia and the Pacific Islands with Asia and coastal North and South America.


HIST 241 - Colonial Latin America View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Survey of Latin American history to 1810.


HIST 242 - Modern Latin America View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Survey of Latin American history since 1810.


HIST 243 - The Golden Age of Islam: History of the Muslim World to the 16th Century View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Historical overview of the rise of Islam in seventh century Arabia and the political, economic and cultural impact of subsequent expansion into Asia, Africa and Europe.


HIST 246 - Africa from Medieval to Modern Times View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

African history to the 19th century.


HIST 247 - Africa in the 20th and 21st Centuries: From Colonial Rule to Modern Nations View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

African history since the 19th century.


HIST 250 - American History to 1865 View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Survey of United States history from colonial times to the Civil War.


HIST 251 - From the End of Slavery to the Present: American History Since 1865 View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Survey of United States history from the Civil War to the present.


HIST 252 - Slavery in the Americas View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Comparative examination of slavery in the Western Hemisphere from its creation to abolition.


HIST 260 - Pre-Confederation Canada View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 261 - Post-Confederation Canada View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 272 - Religion in History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

A study of a religious tradition(s), its teachings and rituals, along with its function in a specific historical setting, including its role in conditioning and reflecting a particular society and culture.


HIST 280 - East Asia to 1500 View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Survey of history of East Asia (China, Korea, Japan, Vietnam) to 1500.


HIST 281 - East Asia from 1500 View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Survey of the history of East Asia (China, Korea, Japan, Vietnam) from 1500 to the present.


HIST 285 - China and the West View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

A survey of Chinese-Western cultural interactions from the time of Marco Polo to the present.


HIST 287 - The Chinese in Canada and Canadians in China View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The history of the Chinese in Canada since the 1850s, and Canada's cultural and social relations with China, Hong Kong and Taiwan, through historical and literary sources, media and film.


HIST 289 - Classical India to 500 CE View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The world of Classical India, from the emergence of the Mauryan Empire in the fourth century BCE to the close of the Gupta Empire in the fifth century CE.


HIST 290 - Introduction to History as a Discipline View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Introduction to the basic concepts of historical inquiry and techniques of research and writing in History. Course includes lectures and discussions. Required for History majors. Prerequisite: A previous course in History or consent of the Department.


HIST 291 - World War One View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

The European conflict and its global dimensions, with an emphasis on political, social, and cultural histories.


HIST 292 - Medieval India from 500 to 1500 CE View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

A survey of the history of India from the close of the Gupta and Vakataka kingdoms in the fifth century CE to the decline of the Delhi Sultanate and the Vijayanagara Empire in the sixteenth century CE.


HIST 293 - History of Science, Technology and Medicine: Key Moments View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Pivotal events in the history of science, technology, and medicine using a wide variety of historical sources, such as photographs, artifacts, films, letters, and diaries.


HIST 294 - An Introduction to the History of Sciences, Technology, and Medicine View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Broad survey of topics in the history of science, technology, and medicine.


HIST 295 - 20th-Century Warfare View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

In-depth look at some of the conflicts of the 20th century, the course examines wars and revolutions including the two world wars, the Korean and Vietnam wars, African guerrilla wars, and the Gulf War. Analyze the causes and consequences of war and the evolution of weaponry. To be offered in alternate years.


HIST 296 - World War Two View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The global conflict, with emphasis on political, social, scientific, and cultural aspects.


HIST 297 - The History of Christianity View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Lecture and discussion course about the development of Christian traditions in the world.


HIST 300 - Topics in European History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 301 - Europe in the Age of Total War, 1890-1945 View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

European experience with total war, economic crisis, cultural change and totalitarian regimes in the new era of mass politics and Great Power conflict.


HIST 302 - Germany in the 20th Century and Beyond View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

The economic, social, cultural, and political histories of the various Germanies in their European and global contexts, from 1900 to the present.


HIST 303 - Saints and Medieval Christianity View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Beginning with the early Christian background, this course treats the various forms of sanctity (martyrs, monks and clerics) that appeared in medieval Europe, along with the social functions that the cult of the saints fulfilled in the world of Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages.


HIST 305 - France: Old Regime and Revolution (1600-1815) View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 306 - France in the 20th Century and Beyond View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The evolution of French politics, society and culture in European and global contexts, from 1900 to the present.


HIST 308 - Sexuality and Gender in Modern Europe View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Introduction to the social organization, cultural construction, and political dimensions of sexuality and gender in Europe from the eighteenth to the twenty-first centuries.


HIST 309 - The History of Paris View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Introduction to the history of Paris from late antiquity to the present day, drawing on film, music, art, philosophy, geography, architecture, and literature.


HIST 310 - A History of the Habsburg Monarchy, 1526-1918 View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The multinational empire of the Habsburgs from the unification of Austria, Bohemia and Hungary to the destruction of the empire in World War I.


HIST 311 - History of Vienna View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Introduction to the history of Vienna from prehistoric times to the present day, drawing on film, music, art, geography, architecture, and literature.


HIST 312 - Foundations of East European History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The ethnic, religious, social, and political factors which shaped the development of the peoples of Eastern Europe from the Middle Ages through the Age of Enlightenment. Intended as background to the later histories of the Balkans, 'Central Europe', and Ukraine.


HIST 313 - Medieval and Early Imperial Russia View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Russia from Kievan Rus' through Catherine the Great's reign, 900s to 1800. Note: Not open to students with credit in HIST 318.


HIST 318 - Modern Ukraine View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Ukrainian history from the late eighteenth century to the present. Note: Not open to students with credit in HIST 315, 316, or 317.


HIST 320 - Russia from Reform to Revolution, 1800-1917 View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Reaction, reform, and revolution, from Paul I to Nicholas II. Note: Not open to students with credit in HIST 318.


HIST 322 - Russia in the 20th Century View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

An historical survey of domestic and foreign policy, from Nicholas II to Yeltsin.


HIST 323 - The Middle East in the Making: 1300-1920 View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The rise and demise of the Ottoman Empire. An overview of the religious, cultural and political making of current-day North Africa, Near and Middle East, and Eastern Mediterranean. HIST 111 and 112 are recommended but not required.


HIST 326 - Topics in History at the Movies View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-3)

Provides students with the historical tools to analyze history as it is presented in movies. Topics will vary according to the instructor(s).


HIST 339 - The Modern British Empire and the Commonwealth Experience View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 342 - Political and Social Revolution in Latin America View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Twentieth-century Chile, Guatemala, and Mexico. No prerequisite but HIST 242 is recommended.


HIST 345 - Topics in Latin American History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 348 - History of the Contemporary Middle East View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Social, cultural, and political history of the Middle East since the nineteenth century. Course covers dissolution of empires, imperialism, decolonization, and the creation of nation-states.


HIST 349 - Topics in Middle East History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 351 - History of Women in the United States View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

A multicultural and multiracial history of women from the colonial period to the present.


HIST 352 - African American History from Slavery to Black Power View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The African American experience in the United States from the colonial era to the present.


HIST 353 - History of American Medicine View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The social history of American health care and health practitioners. How sickness, health, and healing have changed over the course of American history.


HIST 359 - Canadian Environmental History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Brings the natural environment onto a shared stage with social, economic, political and cultural history in Canada from the last ice age to the present.


HIST 360 - Topics in Canadian History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 362 - History of Alberta View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Economic, social, and political realities that underlie the many images of Alberta.


HIST 365 - The Canadian West to 1885 View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(FIRST, 3-0-0)

Native diplomacy and warfare, the development of fur trade societies, and European colonization to the suppression of the North-West Rebellion.


HIST 366 - The Canadian West Since 1885 View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Economic, social, and political aspects of regional alienation, identity, and protest.


HIST 368 - Histories of Indigenous Peoples and Kanata until 1870 View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Examines selected themes of the histories of Indigenous Peoples in what is now known as Canada (or Kanata, a word in Iroquoian meaning village or settlement) from Time Immemorial until 1870.


HIST 369 - Histories of Indigenous Peoples and Kanata after 1870 View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Examines selected themes of the histories of Indigenous Peoples in what is now known as Canada (or Kanata, a word in Iroquoian meaning village or settlement) after 1870.


HIST 370 - Making War in Canada View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

History of war and conflict within Canada.


HIST 371 - History of Women in Canadian Society View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The biological, social, economic, and political forces shaping women's lives from the colonization of New France to the present.


HIST 373 - Peasants, Slaves and Workers View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The history of work regimes and regulation from feudalism to the present.


HIST 376 - Canada 1900 to 1945 View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Booms and depressions, world wars, social strife, and political experiments mark one of the most turbulent and critical eras in the nation's history.


HIST 377 - Canada Since 1945 View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Economic, political, social and cultural developments in the postwar era.


HIST 378 - Topics in the History of the United States View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 379 - Religion in Modern Europe View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Religious revival and secularization in Europe from the French Revolution to the present. Topics include: relations between church and state; intellectual challenges and responses; and religion transformed by modernity.


HIST 382 - History of Modern Japan View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 383 - The Civilization and Culture of Early China View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

This course focuses on the formative periods of Chinese civilization from prehistory to circa 600.


HIST 384 - History of Chinese Philosophy View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Historical development of the major philosophical traditions in pre-modern China.


HIST 385 - Modern China View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The history of China from the late nineteenth century to the present. Prerequisites: *3 from EASIA 101, HIST 280, 281, 285 or 290, or consent of Department.


HIST 386 - History of Science in Ancient and Classical India View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Indigenous scientific activities and achievements of ancient and classical India, from 500 BCE to 1400 CE.


HIST 387 - History of Indian Yoga and Meditation View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The history and philosophy of early Yoga, exploring its focus on meditation, its literature, its connections with Buddhism, and its historical evolution. HIST 110, 289, or CLASS 110 are recommended but not required.


HIST 390 - Imperial China from circa 600 to 1911 View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The institutional and social history of imperial China from the Tang to the Manchu Ch'ing dynasties.


HIST 391 - History of Technology View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

History of technology from the beginning of the Industrial era to the modern day. HIST 115, HIST 294 or STS 200 are highly recommended but not required.


HIST 392 - Ancient India- Diversity in History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Taking the case of ancient India, this course highlights how diversity can be explained in a multicultural society and how it defines the character of civilization on the sub-continent.


HIST 394 - History of Astronomy and Cosmology from Stonehenge to the Space Age View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

An examination of the major themes in the history of astronomy and cosmology from the ancient world to the present day.


HIST 395 - The Early British Empire View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 397 - History of Science I View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Introduction to the intellectual, institutional, and ideological development of science, from Aristotle to the 'Scientific Revolution'.


HIST 398 - History of Science II View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Introduction to the intellectual, institutional, and ideological development of science, from Newtonianism to the present day.


HIST 401 - Topics in the History of the Habsburg Monarchy View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 403 - Topics in Medieval European History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 405 - Fashion and Material Culture c. 1600-1900 View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

The evolution and practice of fashion as a social, economic, political and cultural phenomenon from a cross-cultural perspective. Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 414 - Topics in the History of Modern Germany View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 416 - Topics in Eastern European History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 419 - Topics in Soviet History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 420 - Topics in the History of Early Modern Europe View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Thematic studies in European cultural, religious, and social history emphasizing popular culture and religion. Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 421 - Topics in the History of Europe View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 427 - Topics in Indian History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 428 - Topics in the History of Christianity View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 429 - Topics in British History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 435 - Gender and the Colonial Encounter View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 436 - Postcolonialism and History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 442 - Topics in Latin American History Since 1850 View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 444 - Topics in Transnational History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 446 - Themes and Issues in African History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 449 - Advanced Topics in Middle East History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 450 - Topics in American History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 453 - Topics in 20th-Century America View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 460 - Topics in Canadian History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 464A - Topics in the History of the Canadian West View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 12)(TWO TERM, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 464B - Topics in the History of the Canadian West View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 12)(TWO TERM, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 465 - History of Edmonton View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Themes in the history of Edmonton from the 19th century fur trade to the present day. Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 467 - Topics in Alberta History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 470 - Topics in Canadian Social History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 478 - Topics in the History of the Canadian North View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 481 - Topics in Chinese History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in Asian HIST or consent of Department.


HIST 486 - Topics in the History of Technology View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 488 - Topics in the History of Medicine View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 490 - Topics in British Empire and Commonwealth History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 491 - Topics in Mediterranean History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department


HIST 493 - War and Society in the Modern World View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 494 - Topics in Comparative History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 495 - History, Discourse, and Practice of Sustainability View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

The historical development of sustainability discourses. Contains an optional Community Service Learning component.


HIST 496 - Topics in the History of Science View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 497 - History of Women and Health View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

This seminar examines the multi-cultural history of women as health practitioners, patients, and health activists in North America. Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 498 - Directed Study View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 499 - Topics in Oral History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Prerequisite: *3 in HIST at the 300-level or consent of Department.


HIST 500A - Methodology and Historiography for Honors Students View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 12)(TWO TERM, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 500B - Methodology and Historiography for Honors Students View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 12)(TWO TERM, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 501A - Special Subject, Fourth Year Honors History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 12)(TWO TERM, 0-3S-0)

Preparation of the Honors essay, required in the fourth year of the Honors program.


HIST 501B - Special Subject, Fourth Year Honors History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 12)(TWO TERM, 0-3S-0)

Preparation of the Honors essay, required in the fourth year of the Honors program.


HIST 602 - Research Methods and Resources in History View Available Classes

★ 1 (fi 2)(EITHER, 0-1S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 603 - History of Historical Writing View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 604 - The Application of the Social Sciences to History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 605 - Topics in the Nature of Historical Controversy View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 606 - Comprehensive Topic Course View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Historiographical course focused on one of the department's designated graduate fields of study. May be repeated for credit when course content differs. Prerequisite: consent of instructor.


HIST 609 - Directed Study View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

This is a credit/fail course. Not open to students in the non-thesis program.


HIST 614 - Topics in the History of Medieval and Early Modern Europe View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 617 - Fashion and Material Culture: Politics, Economies, Societies, c. 1600-1900 View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 627 - Topics in Indian History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 628 - Topics in the History of Christianity View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 630 - Problems in Imperial Russian History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 631 - Problems in 20th-Century Russian History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 633 - Problems in Modern East European History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 635 - Gender and the Colonial Encounter View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 636 - Postcolonialism and History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 641 - The Rise of Consumer Society: Comparative Explorations of Culture, Society and Economy, c. 1500-1900 View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 646 - The British Empire and Commonwealth View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 649 - Topics in Middle East History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 653 - Topics in U.S. History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 655 - Slavery and Anti-Slavery in the United States View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 660 - Topics in Canadian History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 664 - Topics in Western Canadian History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 665 - History of Edmonton View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Themes in the history of Edmonton from the 19th century fur trade to the present day.


HIST 685 - Tradition and Modernity in China View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 689 - Topics in Mediterranean History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 690 - Topics in African History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 692 - Topics in Latin American History Since 1850 View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 693 - Topics in Military History View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 695 - Slavery in Africa View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 696 - Topics in the History of the Sciences View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 697 - Topics in the History of Technology View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 698 - Topics in the History of Medicine View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 699 - Research Seminar View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)
There is no available course description.

HIST 700 - Graduate Research and Writing View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(SECOND, UNASSIGNED)

Research-intensive course in which students prepare and defend an article-length primary-source-based research paper. May be repeated for credit in different years as course content necessarily differs. Prerequisite: consent of Department.


HIST 701 - Comprehensives and Candidacy Colloquium View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(FIRST, UNASSIGNED)

Preparation for the comprehensive and candidacy exams. Prerequisite: consent of Department.


HIST 800A - Conference Course View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 12)(TWO TERM, 0-3S-0)

Not open to graduate students in the Department of History.


HIST 800B - Conference Course View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 12)(TWO TERM, 0-3S-0)

Not open to graduate students in the Department of History.


HIST 850 - Advanced Topics in Historical Study View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

Not open to graduate or honors students in the Department of History.


HIST 900 - Directed Research Project View Available Classes

★ 3 (fi VAR)(EITHER, UNASSIGNED)
There is no available course description.