History*

Description
Students who pursue the concentration in history study the growth and development of human society from all aspects --- political, social, economic and cultural. The program covers the history of Europe, the U.S., Asia, Latin America and Africa, and courses are designed to give students both breadth and depth in understanding today's complex world..

Requirements

  • Students must complete a minimum of 18 credit hours including 12 of upper division hours for this concentration.
  • All courses must be completed with a grade of “C” (2.00) or higher.
  • A minimum of six upper division hours must be taken with the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.
  • M - Course transfer equivalent available from Maricopa County Community College District, details are provided on the Transfer Information tab.

Core Survey Courses (6 hours; choose two courses)

HST 100 Global History to 1500 (HU & H & G) (3)
HST 101 Global History Since 1500 (HU & H & G) (3)
HST 102 Western Civilization: Ancient and Medieval Europe (SB & H) (3)
HST 103 Western Civilization: Renaissance to Enlightenment ((HU or SB) & H) (3)
HST 104 Western Civilization: French Revolution to European Union ((HU or SB) & G & H) (3)
HST 106 Asian Civilizations ((HU or SB) & G & H) (3)
HST 107 Asian Civilizations (SB & G & H) (3)
HST 108 Introduction to Japan (SB & G & H) (3)
HST 109 United States to 1865 ((HU or SB) & H) (3)
HST 110 United States Since 1865 (SB & H) (3)
HST 111 Introduction to Asia (HU & H & G) (3)

African, Asian or Latin American History (3 hours; choose one course in each area)

HST 302 [*INTRO* *PEACE STU*]

HST 303 Studies in Asian History, SB & H (3)

HST 305 Studies in Latin American History (3)

HST 307  Studies in African History, H (3)

HST 371 Religion in Russia, HU & H (3) 

HST 372 Modern Middle East, SB & G & H (3)

HST 375 Colonial Latin America (3)

HST 376 Modern Latin America (3)

HST 378 Latin American Women: The National Period (3)

HST 383 China, SB & H (3)

HST 384 China, SB & G & H (3)

HST 385 Chinese Science and Medicine, HU & H & G (3)

HST 386 Interpreting China's Classics, (L or HU) & H (3)

HST 387 Japan, (L or SB) & H (3)

HST 388 Japan, SB & G & H (3)

HST 389 Japanese Society and Values: Pre-modern (3)

HST 391 Modern Southeast Asia, SB & G & H (3)

HST 392 Modern South Asia (3) (Prerequisite: minimum 30 hours; Credit is allowed for only HST 392, HST 303 (Modern South Asia) or HST 394 (Modern South Asia))

HST 404 Conquest, L & G (3)

HST 435 The Russian Empire, SB & H (3) (Prerequisite: minimum 55 hours)

HST 436 The Soviet Experiment, SB & G & H, (3) (Prerequisite: minimum 55 hours)

HST 441 Latin America and the World Economy, L & G & H (3) (Prerequisite(s): ENG 102 or 105 or 108 with C or better; minimum 55 hours; Credit is allowed for only HST 441 or HST 305 (Latin America and the World Economy) or HST 494 (Latin America and the World Economy))

HST 443 The United States and Latin America (3)

HST 444 Latin American Independence, (L or HU) & G & H, (3) (Prerequisite: minimum 55 hours)

HST 445 20th-Century Cuba (3)

HST 447 Modern Mexico (3)

HST 450 Postmodern Mexico, (L or HU) & G & H, (3) (Prerequisite: minimum 55 hours)

HST 451 Chinese Cultural History, (HU or SB) & H (3)

HST 452 Chinese Cultural History, SB & G & H (3)

HST 453 The People's Republic of China, SB & G & H (3)

HST 456 The Vietnam War, SB & G & H (3)

HST 459 Ghandi and the Politics of Nonviolence (3) (Prerequisite(s): ENG 102 (or ENG 105 or 108) with C or better; minimum 55 hours. Credit is allowed for only HST 459 or HST 498, Gandhi: Politics of Non-Violence)

European History (3 hours; choose one course in each area)

HST 304 Studies in European History, SB & H (3)

HST 309 Exploration and Empire, (L or HU )& H (3)

HST 346 Ancient Greece II: Late Classical and Hellenistic Period (3)

HST 347 Ancient Greece, SB & H (3)

HST 348 Rome, SB & H (3)

HST 349 The Early Middle Ages, (HU or SB) & H (3)

HST 350 The Later Middle Ages, (HU or SB) & H (3)

HST 351 Renaissance Europe, (L or HU or SB) & H (3)

HST 352 Europe's Reformations, (L or HU or SB) & H (3)

HST 353 The Old Regime in Europe, SB & H (3)

HST 354 Revolutionary Europe, SB & H (3)

HST 355 Total War and the Crisis of Modernity (3)

HST 356 Europe Since 1945 (3)

HST 358 Jewish History from the Bible to 1492 (3)

HST 359 Jewish History from 1492 to 1948 (3)

HST 360 The Crusades: Religion & Conflict in the Middle Ages, SB & H (3)

HST 361 Witchcraft and Heresy in Europe (3)

HST 362 Sex and Society in Classical and Medieval Europe (3)

HST 363 Sex and Society in Early Modern Europe (3)

HST 364 Sex and Society in Modern Europe (3)

HST 365 Women in Europe (3)

HST 366 England to 1689 (3)

HST 367 Modern Britain (3)

HST 368 Culture and Imagination in European History (3)

HST 369 History and Memory of the Holocaust (3)

HST 370 Eastern Europe in Transition (3)

HST 371 Religion in Russio, HU & H (3)

HST 373 Roman History II: The Roman Empire, (3) (Prerequisite: minimum 30 hours)

HST 374 Roman History II: The Roman Empire, (3) (Prerequisite: minimum 30 hours)

HST 397 Greece and Rome at War (3) 

HST 423 The Tudor Monarchy (3)

HST 424 The Stuart Transformation of England (3)

HST 426 The British Empire (3)

HST 427 The French Revolution and the Napoleonic Era (3)

HST 428 Modern France (3)

HST 429 Modern Germany (3)

HST 431 Eastern Europe and the Balkans Before 1914 (3)

HST 432 Eastern Europe and the Balkans in the 20th Century (3)

HST 436 The Soviet Experiment (3)

HST 438 Modern Spain (3)

HST 439 Athenian Democrazy, H (3) (Prerequisite(s): ENG 102, 105, or 108 with C or better; minimum 55 hours; Credit is allowed for only HST 439 or HST 494 (Athenian Democracy))

HST 465 Women in Europe, 1750 to Present, (L or HU or SB) & H, (3) (Prerequisite: minimum 55 hours)

U.S. History (3 hours; choose one course in each area)

HST 306 Studies in United States History (3)

HST 313 American Cultural History to 1865 (3)

HST 314 American Cultural History Since 1865 (3)

HST 315 Political History of the United States (3)

HST 316 20th-Century U.S. Foreign Relations (3)

HST 317 History of Postwar U.S. Conservatism (3) (Prerequisites: Minimum 30 hours; Credit is allowed for only HST 294 (American Conservatism), 317 or POS 317)

HST 318 History of Engineering, (L or SB) & G, (3) (Prerequisite(s): ENG 102, 105, 108, or ENG 112 with C or better; minimum 45 hours)

HST 320 U.S. Urban History Since 1850 (3)

HST 321 Constitutional History of the United States to 1865 (3)

HST 322 Constitutional History of the United States Since 1865 (3)

HST 323 Historical Studies in Race, Crime, and the Law (3) (Pre-requisites: ENG 101 & ENG 102 with C or better. Credit is allowed for only AFR 335, HST 323 or TCL 335)

HST 325 Immigration and Ethnicity in the United States (3)

HST 327 Women in U.S. History, 1600-1880 (3)

HST 328 Women in U.S. History, 1880-1980 (3)

HST 329 Women in 20th-Century U.S. West (3)

HST 331 Mexican American History to 1900 (3)

HST 332 Mexican American History Since 1900 (3)

HST 333 African American History to 1865 (3)

HST 334 African American History Since 1865 (3)

HST 335 History of Black Women in America, SB & H (3)

HST 337 American Indian History to 1900 (3)

HST 338 American Indian History Since 1900 (3)

HST 340 American Military History (3)

HST 341 The U.S. West in the 19th Century (3)

HST 342 The U.S. West in the 20th Century (3)

HST 343 The American Southwest (3)

HST 344 Arizona (3)

HST 345 Environmental History, L, (3)

HST 377 Sports in United States History (3) (Prerequisite(s): ENG 102, 105, or 108 with C or better; minimum 30 hours; Credit is allowed for only HST 377 or HST 306 (Sports in U.S. History))

HST 379 History of College Sports (3) (Prerequisite(s): ENG 102, 105, or 108 with C or better; minimum 30 hours; Credit is allowed for only HST 379 or HST 306 (History of College Sports))

HST 400 Topics in American Historical Periods (3)

HST 405 Colonial American History to 1763 (3)

HST 406 The American Revolution, 1763-1789 (3)

HST 407 The Early U.S. Republic, 1789-1850 (3)

HST 408 Civil War and Reconstruction (3)

HST 409 The Emergence of the Modern United States, 1877 to 1918 (3)

HST 410 The Modern United States, 1918 to 1945 (3)

HST 411 The Postwar United States, 1945 to 1973 (3)

HST 412 The Contemporary United States, 1973 to the Present (3)

HST 413 Contemporary America (3)

HST 414 The Modern U.S. Economy (3)

HST 415 Unequal Sisters: Women and Political and Cultural Change (3)

HST 416 Western Rivers (3)

HST 419 20th Century Chicano/a History, C (3)

HST 443 The United States and Latin America (3)

HST 448 Mexican/U.S. Border (3) 

HST 449 Mixican Immigration to the U.S., (L or SB) & H & C (3) (Prerequisite(s): ENG 102, 105, or 108 with C or better; minimum 55 hours

 HST 456 The Vietnam War (3)

 

Upper Division Elective 3 hours
Select in consultation with an advisor.

NOT HST 492 Honors directed Study

All Interdisciplinary Studies students are required to complete a 12 credit hour core.

BIS 301, BIS 302 and BIS 402 courses require:

  • A meeting with your academic advisor to:
    Ensure both of your concentration areas have been declared
    Are working towards completing (or have completed) 1-2 courses in each declared concentration

  • One course meeting general studies MA requirement
  • ENG 102 or ENG 105 or ENG 108 or First Year Composition Completed
  • Minimum 2.00 GPA

Required Courses (12 credit hours):

BIS 301 Foundations of Interdisciplinary Studies, L (3)

BIS 302 Interdisciplinary Inquiry (3)
     Prerequisite(s): BIS 301 with C or better

BIS 401 Applied Interdisciplinary Studies (3) (requires application)
     Prerequisites: BIS 301 with C or better; BIS 302 with C or better; Minimum of two courses completed in each concentration area

BIS 402 Senior Seminar, L (3)
     Prerequisite(s): BIS 301 with C or better; BIS 302 with C or better

For important information, additional major requirements, course descriptions, and application deadlines: Interdisciplinary Studies Core Courses

For assistance in selecting your concentration areas of study complete the Interdisciplinary Studies concentration workshop: Interdisciplinary Studies Pre-Advising Workshop

Transfer to ASU transfer.asu.edu

Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) transfer students transfer.asu.edu/maricopa

  • Courses may fulfill Arizona General Education Curriculum (AGEC) or Associate’s degree requirements, consult with your community college academic advisor for details.
  • MCCCD course transfer equivalencies are listed here; they may be applied toward this concentration (maximum of six credits or two courses).
  • Information listed was current for this catalog year at the time of printing, consult transfer.asu.edu/maricopa for verification.

Year

Year

2018-19

Campus

Campus

Tempe

Advising

Advising

Interdisciplinary Studies Advising
cisa.asu.edu/advising
All appointments:
480-965-4464

Downtown Phoenix
Arizona Center, Suite 380

Polytechnic
Santa Catalina Hall

Tempe
Urban Systems Engineering

Online
480-965-4464

 

DARs Code

DARs Code

LAHSTEMPH

College/School

College/School

College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

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