Distribution Requirements

Distribution Requirement List

One Course From Group A (Before 1750):

First Year Seminars

History 1a - The Barbarian North
History 1d - A History of Collecting: China and the World
History 1g - The Golden Age of Portability: The Silk Road
History 1t - Cross & Crescent: Muslim-Christian Relations in Historical Perspective

Introductory Survey Courses

History 2a - Medieval Europe
History 2b - Early Modern Europe
History 6a - The Formation of the Islamic Near East
History 8a - Africa in the Era of the Slave Trade, 1600-1880
History 9a - Premodern China
History 9c - The Silk Road

Classics

These may operate as an introductory History Course for purposes of future course placement.

* Classics 16 - 1st Year Seminar: Augustus and Rome
* Classics 23 - Alexander and the Hellenistic World
* Classics 31 - History of Greece
* Classics 32 - The Roman Republic
* Classics 42 - Democratic Athens
* Classics 44 - The Early Roman Empire
* Classics 45 - Cities of the Ancient Mediterranean
* Classics 56 - Pagans and Christians in the Roman Empire
* Classics 66 - Rome and Late Antiquity

Upper Division Courses

These courses require a previous introductory course or proof of an AP/IB score of 4 or 5/6 or 7. Some may have additional requirements. Please refer to the course catalog to be certain.

History 12 - Chivalric Society: Knights, Ladies and Peasants
History 14 - Friars, Heretics, and Female Mystics: Religious Turmoil in the Middle Ages
History 15 - From Classical Rome to Renaissance Florence: The Making of Urban Europe
History 16 - Sex, Sin and Kin in Early Europe
History 19 - The Italian Renaissance
History 21 - London Beyond Control
History 22 - The Global Enlightenment: Cosmopolitanism Between Theory and Practice
History 29 - Sexuality and Society in Europe (Azfar)
History 40 - Native American History
History 41 - The American Colonies
History 75 - Thinking Hands: Work & Craft in Premodern China
History 76 - Women's Work in Premodern China
History 80 - History of the Body
History 90b - Irish History

Double-Credit Honors Seminars

History 111 - The Medieval Mediterranean
History 116 - European Intellectual History: Pathways to The Enlightenment
History 130 - Early America in the Atlantic World

One Course From Group B (Non USA, Europe):

First Year Seminars

History 1b - Human Rights as History
History 1d - A History of Collecting: China and the World
History 1e - Past & Present in Latin America: Problems & Researching Tools
History 1f - "Foreigners" in the Middle East
History 1g - The Golden Age of Portability: The Silk Road
History 1n - Oil and Empire

Introductory Survey Courses

History 4 - Latin American History
History 6a - The Formation of the Islamic Near East
History 6b - The Modern Middle East
History 8a - Africa in the Era of the Slave Trade, 1600-1880
History 8b - Mfecane, Mines, and Mandela: Southern Africa from 1650 to the Present
History 8c - From Leopold to Kabila: Central Africa's Bad 20th Century
History 9a - Premodern China
History 9b - Modern China
History 9c - The Silk Road

Upper Division Courses

These courses require a previous introductory course or proof of an AP/IB score of 4 or 5/6 or 7. Some may have additional requirements. Please refer to the course catalog to be certain.

History 17 - Social Movements in the Arab World
History 18 - Cities of the Middle East
History 20 - The History of Current Events in the Middle East
History 26 - History of Modern Egypt
History 60 - The East India Company, 1600-1857
History 64 - Migrants and Migrations: Europeans in Latin America and Latinos in the US
History 65 - Cities of (Im)migrants: Buenos Aires, Lima, Miami, New York
History 66 - Disease, Culture, and Society in the Modern World: Comparative Perspectives
History 68 - The Self-Image of Latin America: Past, Present, and Future
History 75 - Thinking Hands: Work & Craft in Premodern China
History 76 - Women's Work in Premodern China
History 77 - Fashion in East Asia
History 78 - China, Capitalism, and Their Critics
History 79 - Women, Family, and the State in China
History 86 - The Image of Africa
History 87 - Development and Modern Africa: Historical Perspectives
History 89 - The Environmental History of Africa
History 90h - Africans Explore/Africa Explored: A History of Travel by Africans and To Africa

Double-Credit Honors Seminars

History 140 - The Colonial Encounter in Africa
History 145 - Chinese Feminism
History 149 - Reform and Revolution in Modern Latin America