Current Courses

Summer Classes

Undergraduate Classes

Graduate Classes

Summer 2020 Classes (all online)

    • HIST 260: American History To 1865
    • HIST 319/591-1: Early Islamic World
    • HIST 341/591-2: History of India, 1740-1947
    • HIST 363/591-3: U.S. Sport History
    • HIST 368/591-4: History of Chicago

Undergraduate Classes Fall 2020 (subject to change)

    • HIST 110: History of the Western World I: Problems in the Human Past
    • HIST 112: History of the Western World II: Problems in the Human Past
    • HIST 170: World History I: Problems in the Human Past (online)
    • 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 (online section available)
    • Group A:
      • HIST 303: Imperial Rome (online)
      • HIST 319: Early Islamic World (online)
      • HIST 323: History of Science to Newton
      • HIST 348: African History to 1600
      • HIST 381: Colonial Latin America
      • HIST 422: Early Modern Europe
    • Group B:
      • HIST 343: History of Southeast Asia Since ca. 1800 (online)
      • HIST 388: The Cuban Revolution and Its Legacy (online)
      • HIST 442: Buddhist Southeast Asia
      • HIST 484: History of Brazil
    • Group C:
      • HIST 355: History of Black American Music 
        HIST 359: Illinois History for Educators (online; Educator Licensure only)
      • HIST 379: American Military History (online)
      • HIST 429: Nazi Germany
      • HIST 466: Corporate America, 1900-1929
      • HIST 468: America Since 1960
    • No assigned group (still count in the major!)
      • 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 492: Introduction to Public History
      • HIST 495: Senior Thesis (HIST majors only)
      • HIST 496: History and Social Science Instruction in Grades 6-12 (Educator Licensure Only)

 Graduate Classes Fall 2020

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

    • HIST 500: Student Teaching (SECONDARY) in History/Social Sciences (Educator Licensure Only)
    • HIST 522: Early Modern Europe
    • HIST 542: Buddhist Southeast Asia
    • HIST 584: History of Brazil
    • HIST 529: Nazi Germany
    • HIST 566: Corporate America, 1900-1929
    • HIST 568: America Since 1960
    • HIST 592: Introduction to Public History
    • HIST 596: History and Social Science Instruction in Grades 6-12 (Educator Licensure Only)
    • HIST 600: Public History Internship
    • HIST 695: Seminar in College Teaching of History

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

    • History and Theory
    • Radicalism

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

    • Race, Gender, and Sexuality
    • Freedom and Unfreedom

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

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