Approved Courses for the History Thematic Majors & Minors

Major/Minor in History of Empire and Colonialism Approved Courses

HSTAM 111: The Ancient World

HSTAM 312: The Roman Republic

HSTAM 313: The Roman Empire

HSTAM 315: The Byzantine Empire

HSTAM 365:  Medieval England, 1042-1485

HSTAM 401: Early Greece

HSTAM 402: Classical Greece

HSTAM 403: Alexander the Great and the Hellenistic Age

HSTCMP 205/JSIS A 205: Filipino Histories

HSTCMP 245: Exploration and Empire: Science, Art, and Power, 1300-1800

HSTCMP 247: Before Global Health: The Histories of Public Health and International Health in the Global South

HSTCMP 258: Slavery and Slave Trading in the 21st Century

HSTCMP 309: Marx and the Marxian Tradition in Western Thought: The Foundations of Modern Cultural Criticism I

HSTCMP 312:  Science in Civilization: Science in Modern Society

HSTCMP 313/ASTR 313: Science in Civilization: Physics and Astrophysics Since 1850

HSTCMP 340/JSIS B 340: The Cold War; Realities, Myths, Legacies

HSTCMP 358: Slavery in the Atlantic World

HSTCMP 406: 406 Issues in World History to 1500

HSTCMP 440/JSIS B 440: History of Communism

HSTCMP 484/CHID 484: Colonial Encounters 

HSTCMP 485: Comparative Colonialism

HSTAFM 151: Introduction to African History, c. 1000-1880

HSTAFM 152: Introduction to African History, c. 1880 - Present

HSTAFM 163: The Modern Middle East

HSTAFM 452: Southern Africa Since 1500

HSTAS 202/JSIS A 202: Introduction to South Asian History, 1500 - present

HSTAS 212/JSIS A 212: History of Korean Civilization

HSTAS 221/JSIS A 221: History of Southeast Asia

HSTAS 244/JSIS A 244: Imperialism and Anti-Colonialism in Asia

HSTAS 265/JSIS A 265: The Viet Nam Wars

HSTAS 364/JSIS B 364: Violence, Myth, and Memory

HSTAS 403: History of Modern India to 1900

HSTAS 404: History of Twentieth-Century India 

HSTAS 423/JSIS A 423:  History of Modern Japan 

HSTAS 452: Chinese History from Earliest Times to 1276

HSTAS 454/JSIS A 454: History of Modern China 

HSTAS 482: History of Modern Korea: 1860 to the Present

HSTLAC 185: Introduction to Latin American History: From Columbus to Castro

HSTLAC 385: Colonial Society and the Negotiation of Rule in Latin America and the Caribbean

HSTLAC 386: The Challenges of Post-Coloniality in Latin America and the Caribbean

HSTLAC 482: The History of Brazil: Colonial Period to the Present 

HSTEU 303: Contemporary European History Since 1815

HSTEU 361: Spain and Its Golden Age, 1469-1700

HSTEU 376: Modern Irish History

HSTEU 422: The French Revolution and Napoleon: 1789-1815

HSTEU 444/JSIS A 444: Imperial Russia: 1700-1900

HSTEU 445/JSIS A 445: Twentieth-Century Russia

HSTEU 474: England in the Nineteenth Century 

HSTEU 475: England in the Twentieth Century

HSTAA 205: Asian American History

HSTAA 221/ENVIR 221: Environmental History of the U.S.

HSTAA 230: Race and Power in America, 1861-1940

HSTAA 301: Colonial North America

HSTAA 302: Everyday Life in Nineteenth-Century America

HSTAA 331 /AIS 331: American Indian History to 1840

HSTAA 332/AIS 332: American Indian History II Since 1840

HSTAA 417AIS 425: Indians in Western Washington History

HSTAA 432: History of Washington and the Pacific Northwest

JSIS 200: States and Capitalism: The Origins of the Modern Global System

 

Major/Minor in History of Religion and Society Approved Courses

HSTAM 112: The Medieval World

HSTAM 235: Myths and Mysteries of the Middle Ages

HSTAM 314: The World of Late Antiquity

HSTAM 315: The Byzantine Empire 

HSTAM 331: Early Middle Ages

HSTAM 332: Central Middle Ages

HSTAM 333: Late Middle Ages

HSTAM 365: Medieval England, 1042-1485

HSTCMP 209: History of Christianity

HSTCMP 217: The Space Age

HSTCMP 250/JSIS C 250: Introduction to Jewish Cultural History

HSTCMP 265: Modern Revolutions Around the World

HSTCMP 309: Marx and the Marxian Tradition in Western Thought: The Foundations of Modern Cultural Criticism I

HSTCMP 310: Science and Religion in Historical Perspective

HSTCMP 311: Science in Civilization: Antiquity to 1600

HSTCMP 319: Nietzsche and the Nietzschean Legacy in Western Thought: Foundations of Modern Cultural Critique II

HSTCMP 320: Greek History: 7000 BC to Present

HSTCMP 406: Issues in World History to 1500

HSTCMP 469/JSIS C 466: The Sephardic Diaspora: 1492-Present

HSTAFM 453: Health and Illness in Africa

HSTAS 212/JSIS A 212: History of Korean Civilization

HSTAS 403:  History of Modern India to 1900

HSTAS 452: Chinese History from Earliest Times to 1276

HSTAS 466/JSIS A 466: Islam, Mysticism, Politics and Performance in Indonesian Culture

HSTAS 481: History of Traditional Korea: Earliest Times to the Nineteenth Century 

HSTLAC 282: Social History of Mexico 

HSTLAC 385: Latin American History Through Film 

HSTEU 210:  Paris

HSTEU 301: Early Modern European History: 1450-1648

HSTEU 305: European Witch Trials

HSTEU 368: Modern European Jewish History

HSTEU 370: J.R.R. Tolkien: A Mythology for England 

HSTEU 376: Modern Irish History 

HSTEU 401: The Italian Renaissance:

HSTEU 422: The French Revolution and Napoleon: 1789-1815

JSIS 202: Cultural Interactions in an Interdependent World

JSIS C 201: Introduction to World Religions: Western Traditions

JSIS C 202: Introduction to World Religions: Eastern Traditions

 

Minor in History of Race, Power, and Gender Approved Courses

HSTAM 340: Medieval Women

HSTCMP 247: Before Global Health: The Histories of Public Health and International Health in the Global South

HSTCMP 250/JSIS C 250: Introduction to Jewish Cultural History

HSTCMP 265: Modern Revolutions Around the World

HSTCMP 269/JSIS C 269: The Holocaust: History and Memory

HSTCMP 314: The Psychoanalytic Revolution in Historical Perspective

HSTCMP 315: History of Technology to 1940

HSTCMP 319: Nietzsche and the Nietzschean Legacy in Western Thought: Foundations of Modern Cultural Critique II

HSTCMP 320: Greek History: 7000 BC to Present

HSTCMP 358: Slavery in the Atlantic World 

HSTCMP 468/JSIS B 468: Theatre as a Site of History and Memory

HSTCMP 469/JSIS C 466: The Sephardic Diaspora: 1492-Present

HSTCMP 484: Colonial Encounters

HSTCMP 485: Comparative ColonialismHSTAFM 151: Introduction to African History, c. 1000-1880

HSTAFM 152: Introduction to African History, c. 1880 – Present

HSTAFM 452: Southern Africa Since 1500

HSTAFM 453: Health and Illness in Africa

HSTAS 221: History of Southeast Asia

HSTAS 303: Divided Lands/Divided Lives: An Environmental History of South Asia 

HSTAS 404: History of Twentieth-Century India

HSTAS 456: Topics in Chinese Social History

HSTLAC 282: Social History of Mexico

HSTLAC 185: Introduction to Latin American History: From Columbus to Castro

HSTLAC 386: The Challenges of Post-Coloniality in Latin America and the Caribbean

HSTLAC 481: History of Peru and the Andean Region 

HSTLAC 482: The History of Brazil: Colonial Period to the Present

HSTEU 210: Paris

HSTEU 303: Contemporary European History Since 1815 

HSTEU 305: European Witch Trials

HSTEU 368/JSIS C 368: Modern European Jewish History

HSTEU 422: The French Revolution and Napoleon: 1789-1815

HSTAA 105: The Peoples of the United States

HSTAA 150/AFRAM 150: Introduction to African-American History

HSTAA 205: Asian American History

HSTAA 208: The City: People, Place, and Environments

HSTAA 225:  American Slavery

HSTAA 230: Race and Power in America, 1861-1940

HSTAA 270/AFRAM 270: The Jazz Age

HSTAA 302: Everyday Life in Nineteenth-Century America

HSTAA 303: Modern American Civilization From 1877

HSTAA 313: African Americans in the American West

HSTAA 316: History of American Science 

HSTAA 321: Becoming Black Americans

HSTAA 322: African-American History, 1865 To The Present

HSTAA 331/AIS 331: American Indian History to 1840

HSTAA 332/AIS 332: American Indian History II Since 1840

HSTAA 334/AFRAM 334: Civil Rights and Black Power in the United States

HSTAA 353: Class and Labor in American History

HSTAA 365: Culture, Politics, and Film in Twentieth Century America

HSTAA 371: Consumption and Consumerism in the Modern U.S.

HSTAA 383/GWSS 383: Social History of American Women to 1890

HSTAA 374/GWSS 384: Social History of American Women in the 20th Century

HSTAA 406: Asian American Activism 

HSTAA 410: American Social History: The Modern Era

HSTAA 417/AIS 425: Indians in Western Washington History

AFRAM 272:  History of the South Since the Civil War

AIS 201: Introduction to American Indian Histories

AIS 335: American Indians and the Law

GWSS 323: History of Racial Formation in the United States: 1800-1990

JSIS 202 Cultural Interactions in an Interdependent World

 

Major/Minor in History of War and Society Approved Courses

HSTAM 111: The Ancient World

HSTAM 312: The Roman Republic

HSTAM 314: The World of Late Antiquity

HSTAM 333: Late Middle Ages

HSTAM401: Early Greece

HSTAM402:  Classical Greece

HSTAM403:  Alexander the Great and the Hellenistic Age

HSTCMP 204: Europe and America in the Era of the World Wars

HSTCMP 215: The History of the Atomic Bomb

HSTCMP 217: The Space Age

HSTCMP 245: Exploration and Empire: Science, Art, and Power, 1300-1800

HSTCMP 265: Modern Revolutions Around the World

HSTCMP 268: Wars in the Modern Middle East

HSTCMP 269/JSIS C 269: The Holocaust: History and Memory

HSTCMP 340/JSIS B 340: The Cold War; Realities, Myths, Legacies

HSTCMP 345: War and Society

HSTCMP 440/JSIS B 440: History of Communism

HSTAFM 451: Eastern and Central Africa Since 1500

HSTAFM 452: Southern Africa Since 1500

HSTAS 244: Imperialism and Anti-Colonialism in Asia

HSTAS 265: The Viet Nam Wars

HSTAS 364: Violence, Myth, and Memory

HSTAS 402: History of Medieval and Mughal India

HSTAS 424: The Emergence of Postwar Japan

HSTAS 481: History of Traditional Korea: Earliest Times to the Nineteenth Century

HSTLAC 481: History of Peru and the Andean Region 

HSTEU 113: Europe and the Modern World

HSTEU 274: European History and Film from the 1890's to the Present

HSTEU 276: Postwar: European History and Film after 1945

HSTEU 301: Early Modern European History: 1450-1648

HSTEU 302: Modern European History: 1648-1815

HSTEU 303: Contemporary European History Since 1815

HSTEU 361: Spain and Its Golden Age, 1469-1700 

HSTEU 401: The Italian Renaissance:

HSTEU 414: Europe Since 1945

HSTEU 415: Europe in the Second World War

HSTEU 422: The French Revolution and Napoleon: 1789-1815

HSTEU 432: Germany: 1914-1945

HSTEU 435: 435 World War I

HSTEU 445/JSIS A 445: Twentieth-Century Russia

HSTEU 475: England in the Twentieth Century

HSTAA 202: American Foreign Policy, 1776 -Present        

HSTAA 212: The Military History of the United States From Colonial Times to the Present 

HSTAA 303: Modern American Civilization From 1877

HSTAA 383/GWSS 383: Social History of American Women to 1890

HSTAA 374/GWSS 384: Social History of American Women in the Twentieth Century

HSTAA 401: American Revolution and Confederation

HSTAA 411: The United States During the Era of Civil War and Reconstruction

 

Minor in History of Science Approved Courses

HSTCMP 311: Science in Civilization: Antiquity to 1600

HSTCMP 312: Science in Civilization: Science in Modern Society

HSTRY 390: Colloquium in History and Science

HSTRY 493: Senior Thesis in History of Science

For a list of approved History of Science Minor electives, contact the Undergraduate Advising Office.

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