2016-17 Catalog

Publication date June 2016

History Minor with World History Emphasis

(All colleges, excluding teacher certification programs)

24 credits

Core requirements
HIS 200Historiography and Historical Methods3
Select one of the following:3
Survey of the United States
Survey of Ancient and Medieval Worlds
Survey of Modern Europe
The Asian World
Survey of the Middle East
Survey of Modern African History
Categories
Select three credits from U.S. History (see below)3
Select three credits from any two regional cultural zones from Regional/World Culture (see below)6
Select three credits from Ancient/Classical/Religion (see below)3
Select three credits from Global/Transregional History (see below)3
Electives
Select three credits of electives from HIS 200/300 level courses3
Total Credits24

U.S. History

Select one of the following:3
Women in the Modern United States: 1890-Present
History of Motherhood in the United States
Ethnic America
U.S. Reform Movements
Native American History
Colonial & Revolutionary America
Vietnam War
American Environmental History
Exhibition Development and Design I
Seminar in Twentieth Century America
Introduction to Public and Policy History
Wisconsin History
History of Public Education in United States
Civil War and Reconstruction
America in the Cold War
Hispanics in the United States
U.S. Borderlands
U.S. - Latin American Relations
The History of Black Women's Activism
U.S. Labor History
History of the U.S. West
Public History Research
History of Environmental Policy in the United States
Material Culture
Government and Society
20th Century Civil Rights Movement
20th Century African American Urban History
Total Credits3

Regional/World Culture Zones

Select one from any two regional cultural zones:6
Asia
Vietnam War
Aspects of Chinese History
History of China
Modern South Asia
Gandhi's India
Imperialism in Asia and the Pacific
Women in South Asia
The Idea of Asia
Modern Japanese History
Postwar Japanese History
History and Japanese Religions
Religious Conflict in Modern South Asia
Latin America
Nineteenth Century Latin America
Twentieth Century Latin America
Colonial Latin America
U.S. - Latin American Relations
A History of Greater Mexico
History of Mexico
Women, Gender, and Sexuality in Latin America
Europe
Peace and War
Peoples and Cultures of Eastern Europe and the Former Soviet Union
The Holocaust
Russia and the Soviet Union
The Middle Ages
Renaissance and Reformation
Twentieth Century Europe
Episodes in French History
History of France: 1750-Present
Germany: 1848-1989
Spain to 1700
England to 1603
French Revolution
Women, Gender and Sexuality in Modern Europe
World War I
History of Modern Ireland
Africa/Middle East
Israeli-Palestinian Conflict
Human Rights and the Middle East
African Environmental History
Beyond Rwanda: War and Genocide in Africa's Great Lakes
Health and Healing in African History
Modern African History
Women and Gender in Africa
African Novels and History
Women and Gender in the Middle East
Social History of African Nationalist Movements
Social History of Colonial Africa
Total Credits6

Ancient/Classical/Religions

Select one of the following:3
Ancient Literate Civilizations
Pyramids, Temples and Towns! The Archaeology of Ancient Egypt
Modern Christianity
History of Buddhism
History of Hinduism
History of Islam
History of Religions
The Ancient Greek World
Ancient Rome and the Mediterranean
Christianity to 1517
Origins of Cities
Maya Civilization
Ancient Iraq
Ancient Israel
Ancient Egypt
History of Babylonian Language and Culture I
History of Babylonian Language and Culture II
Ancient Turkey
Iran before Islam
Ancient Syria
History and Japanese Religions
Religious Conflict in Modern South Asia
Total Credits3

 Global/Transregional

Select one of the following:3
Ethnic America
History of Feminist Thought
World War II
Modern Christianity
History of Buddhism
History of Hinduism
History of Islam
History of Religions
Christianity to 1517
Sugar, Coffee, Rubber, Bananas: Commodities in World History
Imperialism in Asia and the Pacific
Slavery
Migration and Empire
The Migration Experience: 1600-present
History of Modern Ireland
Total Credits3
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