1000 Level Courses

2021-22 Academic Year

Draft course outlines will be made available on or before June 2, 2021.  Please visit your course OWL site for final course outlines. 


 

1401E - Modern Europe, 1715 to the Present: Conflict and Transformation

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.

Syllabus
Professors: B. Acres & E. Nathans
Term:
Fall/Winter
Course Delivery: In-person
Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutoial hour, 1.0 course

1807 - Introduction to the History of Business and Commerce

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

Syllabus
Professor: P. Krats
Term:
Fall/Winter
Course Delivery: In-person
Anitrequisite(s): The former History 1803E
Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour, 1.0 course

1810E - Wars that Changed the World

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.


Syllabus
Professor: J. Vance and C. Takagaki
Term: 
Fall/Winter
Course Delivery: In-person
Extra Information: 2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour, 1.0 course