1000 Level Courses

2019-20 Academic Year

Draft course outlines will be made available on or before June 14th 2019.  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.
2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour, 1.0 course

Fall/Winter 1401E E. Nathans Monday/Wednesday 11:30am-12:30pm Syllabus

1601E - Survey of East Asian History

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

Fall/Winter 1601E C. Takagaki Tuesday 1:30-3:30pm Syllabus

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

Anitrequisite(s): The former History 1803E

Fall/Winter 1807 P. Krats Tuesday/Thursday 11:30am-12:30pm Syllabus

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.
2 lecture hours, 1 tutorial hour, 1.0 course.

Fall/Winter 1810E J.Vance Monday/Wednesday 2:30-3:30pm Syllabus