1000 Level Courses
2017-18 Academic Year
Course outlines will be made available on or before June 15th 2017.
Examines central events and themes of modern European history, including: origins and impact of the French and industrial revolutions; Napoleonic wars; liberalism and reaction; socialism; nationalism; women's emancipation movements; imperialism, national rivalries and world wars; the Russian Revolution, Communist rule, and the collapse of the Soviet Union; Nazism; European integration. 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour, 1.0 course
The history of China, Korea and Japan from earliest development until modern times. The course emphasizes that although they are independent nations their histories are intertwined. 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour, 1.0 course
This course examines the history of business and capitalism from the late Middle Ages to the present day. Particular attention will be paid to the history of credit, banking, the stock market, the corporation, and globalization. 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour, 1.0 course
Anitrequisites: The former History 1803E
This course examines four transformational wars in the history of the world in detail, both in lectures and in small discussion groups that will also focus on the development of foundational analytical and writing skills. Topics include the implications and effects of war for civilians, trade, popular culture and technology. 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour, 1.0 course.
This course introduces students to the interdisciplinary study of the history, culture, and politics of the United States. It stresses how the national idea of America has evolved, and how artists, labourers, immigrants, Indigenous peoples, and others, have grappled with the conflicting definition of what it means to be "American." 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour, 1.0 course.
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