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.

Lower Division Core Survey Courses (choose two) - 6 credit hours

HST 100: Global History to 1500 (HU & H & G) (3)
HST 101: Global History Since 1500 (HU & H & G) (3)
HST 102: Europe and the Mediterranean: Ancient and Medieval (SB & H) (3)
HST 103: Early Modern Europe: Renaissance to Enlightenment ((HU or SB) & H) (3)
HST 104: Modern Europe: French Revolution to European Union ((HU or SB) & G & H) (3)
HST 106: Asian Civilizations ((HU or 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)

Geographic Focus Courses (choose one course from each geographic area) - 9 credit hours


Upper Division African, Asian or Latin American History (choose one)

HST 302: Envisioning Peace (3)
HST 302: Gender and Sexuality in Islam (3)
HST 302: Slavery Systems in Africa (3)
HST 303: Studies in Asian History (3)
HST 305: Studies in Latin American History (3)
HST 307: Studies in African History (H) (3)
HST 336: Islamic Civilization (HU & H) (3)
HST 339: Islam in the Modern World (HU & G) (3)
HST 372: Modern Middle East (SB & G & H) (3)
HST 375: Colonial Latin America (SB & H) (3)
HST 376: Modern Latin America (SB & G & H) (3)
HST 383: China (SB & H) (3)
HST 384: Modern China: 1700 to the Present (SB & G & H) (3)
HST 385: History of Chinese 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: Japan Society and Values/Premod (3)
HST 391: Modern Southeast Asia (SB & G & H) (3)
HST 392: Modern India (3)
HST 404: Conquest and Encounters in Colonial Latin America (L & G) (3)
HST 435: The Russian Empire (SB & H) (3)
HST 436: Rise & Fall of Soviet Communism (SB & G & H) (3)
HST 441: Latin America and the World Economy (L & G & H) (3)
HST 443: The United States and Latin America (SB & G & H) (3)
HST 444: Latin American Independence ((L or HU) & G) (3)
HST 445: 20th-Century Cuba (SB & G & H) (3)
HST 447: Modern Mexico (SB & H) (3)
HST 451: Chinese Cultural History I ((HU or SB) & H) (3)
HST 452: Chinese Cultural History II (SB & G & H) (3)
HST 456: The Vietnam War (SB & G & H) (3)
HST 459: Gandhi and the Politics of Nonviolence (3)

Upper Division European History (choose one)

HST 304: Studies in European History (3)
HST 309: Exploration and Empire ((L or HU) & H) (3)
HST 346: Ancient Greece II: Late Classical and Hellenistic Period (SB & H) (3)
HST 347: Ancient Greece I: Bronze Age through the Peloponnesian War (SB & H) (3)
HST 348: Rome (SB & H) (3)
HST 349: Early Middle Ages ((HU or SB) & H) (3)
HST 350: 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: Old Regime in Europe (SB & H) (3)
HST 354: Revolutionary Europe (SB & H) (3)
HST 355: Total War and the Crisis of Modernity (SB & G & H) (3)
HST 356: Europe since 1945 (SB & G & H) (3)
HST 358: Jewish History from Antiquity to 1492 (SB & H) (3)
HST 359: Jewish History from 1492 to 1948 (SB & G & H) (3)
HST 360: The Crusades: Religion & Conflict in the Middle Ages (SB & H) (3)
HST 361: Witchcraft and Heresy in Europe ((L or HU) & H) (3)
HST 362: Sex and Society in Classical and Medieval Europe (SB & H) (3)
HST 363: Sex and Society in Early Modern Europe ((HU or SB) & H) (3)
HST 364: Sex and Society in Modern Europe ((L or SB) & H) (3)
HST 365: World Wars I and II: Europe's Eastern Front (3)
HST 366: England to 1689 (SB & H) (3)
HST 367: Modern Britain (SB & H) (3)
HST 368: Culture and Imagination in European History (HU & H) (3)
HST 369: History and Memory of the Holocaust (3)
HST 370: Eastern Europe in Transition (SB & G & H) (3)
HST 373: Roman History I: Foundations and Republic (3)
HST 374: Roman History II: The Roman Empire (3)
HST 397: Greece and Rome at War (3)
HST 423: The Tudor Monarchy (SB & H) (3)
HST 424: The Stuart Monarchy (SB & H) (3)
HST 426: The British Empire (H) (3)
HST 427: French Revolution/Napoleonic Era (SB & H) (3)
HST 429: Modern Germany (SB & G & H) (3)
HST 432: Eastern Europe the Balkans, 20th Century (G & H) (3)
HST 435: The Russian Empire (SB & H) (3)
HST 436: Rise & Fall of Soviet Communism (SB & G & H) (3)
HST 438: Modern Spain ((HU or SB) & G & H) (3)
HST 439: Athenian Democracy (H) (3)
HST 465: Women in Europe, 1750 to Present ((HU or SB) & H) (3)

Upper Division U.S. History (choose one)

HST 300: Veterans, Society and Service: Experience of America's Modern Wars (3)
HST 306: Studies in United States History (3)
HST 314: American Cultural History Since 1865 ((HU or SB) & H) (3)
HST 315: Political History of the U. S. (SB & H) (3)
HST 316: 20th-Century U.S. Foreign Relations (SB & H) (3)
HST 317: History of Postwar U.S. Conservatism (3)
HST 320: U.S. Urban History since 1850 (SB & H) (3)
HST 321: Constitutional History/US to 1865 (SB & H) (3)
HST 322: Constitutional History of the United States Since 1865 (H) (3)
HST 323: Historical Studies in Race, Crime, and the Law (3)
HST 325: Immigration and Ethnicity in the United States (SB & H & C) (3)
HST 327: Women in U.S. History, 1600 to 1880 ((HU or SB) & C & H) (3)
HST 328: Women in U.S. History, 1880-1980 ((HU or SB) & C & H) (3)
HST 329: Women in 20th-Century U.S. West (H & C) (3)
HST 331: Mexican American History to 1900 (SB & H & C) (3)
HST 332: Mexican American History Since 1900 (SB & H & C) (3)
HST 333: African American History to 1865 (SB & H & C) (3)
HST 334: African American History Since 1865 ((HU or SB) & C & H) (3)
HST 335: History of Black Women in America (SB & H) (3)
HST 337: American Indian History to 1900 ((HU or SB) & C & H) (3)
HST 338: American Indian History since 1900 ((HU or SB) & C & H) (3)
HST 340: American Military History (SB & H) (3)
HST 341: U.S. West 19th Century (SB & H) (3)
HST 342: U.S. West 20th Century (SB & H) (3)
HST 343: American Southwest ((L or SB) & H) (3)
HST 344: Arizona (SB & H) (3)
HST 345: Environmental History (L) (3)
HST 377: Sports in United States History ((HU or SB) & H) (3)
HST 379: History of College Sports (3)
HST 405: Colonial American History to 1763 (SB & H) (3)
HST 406: American Revolution/1763-1789 (SB & H) (3)
HST 407: Early U.S. Republic/1789-1850 ((L or SB) & H) (3)
HST 408: Civil War and Reconstruction ((L or SB) & H) (3)
HST 409: Emergence Modern U.S. 1877-1918 (SB & H) (3)
HST 412: Contemporary U.S., 1973- Present (SB & H) (3)
HST 413: Contemporary America ((L or SB) & H) (3)
HST 414: Political History and Leadership (3)
HST 419: 20th Century Chicano/a History (C) (3)
HST 443: The United States and Latin America (SB & G & H) (3)
HST 448: Mexican/U.S. Border (3)
HST 449: Mexican Immigration to the U.S. ((L or SB) & H & C) (3)
HST 456: The Vietnam War (SB & G & H) (3)

Elective - 3 credit hours

Any HST 300 or 400-level Elective 

IDS Core Course Information

All Interdisciplinary Studies students are required to complete a 9 credit-hour core and 9 credit hours of context/application courses.

Required Courses (9 credit hours):

  • IDS 201 Intellectual Fusion (recommended for freshman/sophomore students)
    • Prerequisites: None

OR

  • IDS 301 Becoming Interdisciplinary (3) (recommended for transfer students and/or students declaring IDS in their junior or senior year)
    • Prerequisites: Interdisciplinary Studies major

  • IDS 302 Integration Skills (3)
    • Prerequisite(s): Interdisciplinary Studies major; IDS 201 or 301 with C or better
  • IDS 401 Integration: Experiential Learning (3) (requires application)
    • Prerequisites: IDS 201 or 301 with C or better; IDS 302 with C or better; minimum 2.00 GPA; minimum of two courses completed in each concentration area

Context courses (6 credit hours)

Choose two Integrative Context courses from the following (3 credit hours each):

  • IDS 310: Integration: Cultural Contexts, C
  • IDS 311: Integration: Global Contexts, G, SB
  • IDS 312: Integrative Perspectives on Change
  • IDS 313: Integrative Perspectives on a Changing World
  • IDS 314: Integrative Perspectives on Cultural Dynamics, SB
  • IDS 315: Integration: Social Contexts, SB
  • IDS 316: Integration: Humanities Contexts, HU

Application courses (3 credit hours)

Choose any IDS Application course from the following (3 credit hours each):

  • IDS 140: The Nature of Knowledge Systems
  • IDS 302: Integration Skills
  • IDS 310: Integration: Cultural Contexts, C
  • IDS 311: Integration: Global Contexts, G, SB
  • IDS 312: Integrative Perspectives on Change
  • IDS 313: Integrative Perspectives on a Changing World
  • IDS 314: Integrative Perspectives on Cultural Dynamics, SB
  • IDS 315: Integration: Social Contexts, SB
  • IDS 316: Integration: Humanities Contexts, HU
  • IDS 484: Elective Internship

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

2021-22

Campus

Campus

Tempe

Advising

Advising

Interdisciplinary Studies Advising
cisa.asu.edu/advising
All appointments:
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Downtown Phoenix
Arizona Center, Suite 380

Polytechnic
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Tempe
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DARs Code

DARs Code

LAHSTEMPH

College/School

College/School

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

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