Geographical Diversity and Pre-Modern Courses

These courses fulfill requirements for majors who entered the university in the 2011-12 through the 2014-15 academic years.

A single course may fulfill the geographical diversity and the pre-modern requirements.

Courses on special topics are frequently offered on a one-time-only basis.  Check with the Chief Department Advisor to see if a specific course can fulfill the Geographical Diversity and/or Pre-Modern requirement.

Global
HST 197, World History to 1500 (pre-modern, pre-1500)
HST 198, World History since 1500
HST 296, World History since 1945
HST 355, History of Modern Sport and National Identity

Africa
HST 224 Africa to 1884 (pre-modern) 
HST 225 The Making of Modern Africa
HST 243 History of the Atlantic Slave Trade, 1400s to 1800s (pre-modern)
HST 325 Images of Africa
HST 341 East African History
HST 342 Africa since 1945
HST 352 Medicine and Society in Africa 
HST 495 Modern African Environmental History

Asia
HST 230A  The Mongols and Their World (pre-modern, pre-1500)
HST 324 Eurasian Nomads and History (pre-modern) 
HST 353 History of Chinese Civilization (pre-modern) 
HST 354 Modern Chinese History
HST 356 Modern Japanese History
HST 383 Women in Chinese History
HST 434 China and the Silk Road, Pre-1600 (pre-modern)

Latin America
HST 217 Modern Latin American History 
HST 243 History of the Atlantic Slave Trade, 1400s to 1800s (pre-modern)
HST 307 Latin American Civilization-Colonial Period (pre-modern) 
HST 319 Revolution in Latin America
HST 360T  Mexico since Independence
HST 385 Race, Science, and Disease in the Americas
HST 437 Latin American Environmental History

Middle East
HST 241 Introduction to Islamic History (pre-modern) 
HST 242 History of the Modern Middle East
HST 347 Baghdad and the Abbasid Caliphate, 750-1000 C.E. (pre-modern)
HST 442 Ancient Jewish History (pre-modern)

Pre-Modern
HST 121 Western Civilization I (pre-1500)
HST 197 World History to 1500 (pre-1500)
HST 224 Africa to 1884
HST 230A  The Mongols and Their World (pre-1500)
HST 241 Introduction to Islamic History (pre-1500)
HST 243 History of the Atlantic Slave Trade, 1400s to 1800s
HST 245 Making of Modern Europe, 1450-1750 
HST 246 Survey of Medieval History after 1000 (pre-1500)
HST 307 Latin American Civilization-Colonial Period
HST 313 History of England to 1688 (pre-1500)
HST 315 The Renaissance (pre-1500)
HST 316 The Age of the Reformation
HST 317 Dutch Golden Age, 1550-1800
HST 324 Eurasian Nomads and History (pre-1500)
HST 326 After Alexander: The Hellenistic Age, 334-31 BCE (pre-1500)
HST 327 Ancient Rome: The Republic (pre-1500)
HST 346 Medieval Jewish History (pre-1500)
HST 347 Baghdad and the Abbasid Caliphate, 750-1000 CE (pre-1500)
HST 353 History of Chinese Civilization (pre-1500)
HST 361 Colonial America
HST 362 Era of the American Revolution
HST 371 Native American History to 1840 (pre-1500)
HST 374 History of the Russian Empire 
HST 381 Women in Pre-Industrial Europe (pre-1500)
HST 434 China and the Silk Road, Pre-1600 (pre-1500)
HST 442 Ancient Jewish History (pre-1500)
HST 452 Florence in the Time of the Republic, 1250-1500 (pre-1500)