Current Courses

Summer Classes

Undergraduate Classes

Graduate Classes

Summer 2018 Classes (all online except for *)

  • HIST 261: American History Since 1865
  • Group A:
    • HIST 340/591A: Ancient India
  • Group B:
    • *HIST 391/591J: Topics in History—Security Issues in China and Southeast Asia
    • HIST 391/591U: Topics in History—The Global Arena: International Sports History in the Modern Era
    • HIST 441/541G: The African Diaspora
  • Group C:
    • HIST 355/591M: History of Black American Music
    • HIST 368/591M: History of Chicago
  • No assigned group (still count in the major!)
    • HIST 396: Internship in History

Undergraduate Classes Fall 2018 (Tentative)

    • HIST 110: Western Civilization To 1500 (online)
    • HIST 112: Western Civilization Since 1815
    • HIST 140: Asia to 1500
    • HIST 170: World History I: Problems in the Human Past
    • HIST 171: World History II: Problems in the Human Past
    • HIST 260: American History To 1865 (online section available)
    • HIST 261: American History Since 1865
    • IDSP 225: Introduction to Medieval Society and Culture
    • Group A:
      • HIST 302: Age of Alexander the Great (online)
      • HIST 305: Early Middle Ages (crosslisted with IDSP 225)
      • HIST 344: History of Ancient China
      • HIST 348: African History to 1600
      • HIST 381: Colonial Latin America
      • HIST 422: Early Modern Europe
    • Group B:
      • HIST 341: History of India 1740-1947
      • HIST 351: Japan since 1600
      • HIST 388: The Cuban Revolution and Its Legacy
      • HIST 442: History of Buddhist Southeast Asia
      • HIST 486: Inequality in Latin America
    • Group C:
      • HIST 324: History of Science since 1650
      • HIST 355: History of Black American Music
      • HIST 359: History of Illinois (Educator Licensure only)
      • HIST 379: American Military History (online)
      • HIST 435: Stalinism
      • HIST 464: Civil War America
    • No assigned group (still count in the major!)
      • HIST 385: History of Childhood
      • HIST 399: Honors Seminar (Honors Students only) Insanity in Global Perspective
      • HIST 470: America and Asia (online)
      • HIST 493: Independent Study
    • HIST 395: Historical Methods (HIST majors only)
    • HIST 396: Internship in History
    • HIST 400: Student Teaching (SECONDARY) in History/Social Sciences (Educator Licensure Only)
    • HIST 401: Third Clinical Secondary School Experience in History/Social Sciences (Educator Licensure Only)
    • HIST 495: Senior Thesis (HIST majors only)
    • HIST 496: History and Social Science Instruction in Grades 6-12 (Educator Licensure Only)

 

 Graduate Classes Fall 2018

    Graduate classes require permits.  Email sfarrel1@niu.edu with your request, including the field below and your ZID

    • HIST 522: Early Modern Europe
    • HIST 535: Stalinism
    • HIST 542: History of Buddhist Southeast Asia
    • HIST 564: Civil War America
    • HIST 570: America and Asia
    • HIST 586: Inequality in Latin America
    • HIST 600: Public History Internship

     Graduate Reading Seminars (600s): Fields are US; Latin America; Europe; Africa; Asia; and Global

    • Capitalism
    • The Atlantic World 1492-1870

     Graduate Research Seminars (700s):  Fields are US; Latin America; Europe; Africa; Asia; and General

    • Visual Culture and History
    • Radicalism

     Independent Study (HIST 736) and Independent Research (HIST 756) require contracts between professor and student.

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