Academic Catalog

Historical Inquiry

The following courses satisfy the Historical Inquiry Foundation.

All courses fulfill one of these learning goals:

  • Demonstrate skills in working with primary and secondary sources, by summarizing, analyzing, and contextualizing them.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of historical causation, by identifying key aspects of change and/or continuity in a given era and civilization(s).
  • Demonstrate an ability to present historical arguments in a well-reasoned synthesis, based on evidence and interpretation.
ARCH-2300Architectural History I3
ARCH-2301Architectural History 23
ART-3411Art History I3
ART-3412Art History II (survey)3
ART-3413Twentieth Century Art3
ENGL-1550World Lit II: Enlightenment-Present3
ENGL-1700American Literature Thru Civil War3
ENGL-1750American Literature After Civil War3
FINC-4940History Financial Institutions & Markets3
FREN-3610French Civilization3
GNST-3750Great Books: Modern World3
HIST-1100World Civilization to 15003
HIST-1101World Civilization Since 15003
HIST-1300United States History to 18653
HIST-1380United States History Since 18653
HIST-3100United States Diplomatic History3
HIST-3140Medieval Travelers3
HIST-3141The Crusades3
HIST-3301United States Military History3
HIST-3380Early American Republic 1789-18283
HIST-3381United States Civil War 1828-18653
HIST-3383Prosperity & Depression 1919-19413
HIST-3520Ancient Greece3
HIST-3521Ancient Rome3
HIST-3522Greek & Roman History3
HIST-3540Medieval History3
HIST-3541Byzantine History3
HIST-3542The Renaissance3
HIST-3543Medieval England3
HIST-3660The Reformation Era3
HIST-3661Early Modern Europe 1600-18003
HIST-3680French Revolution & Napoleon3
HIST-3681Ninteenth-Century Europe3
HIST-3682Europe 1954 - Today3
HIST-3684Russian History3
HIST-3685World War I3
HIST-3686World War II3
HIST-3687The Holocaust3
HIST-3720Ancient Egypt3
ITAL-3000Europe in the Middle Ages3
MUSC-1102History of Jazz3
MUSC-4100Music History I: Antiquity to 17503
MUSC-4120Music History III: After 19003
POLS-1100Fundamentals of Politics3
POLS-1500American 20th Century Political History3
POLS-1800Principles of American Government3
POLS-3600US Foreign Policy3
POLS-3750American Constitutional Development3
SPAN-3710Spanish Civilization & Culture3
SPAN-3720Latin American Civilization & Culture3
THEO-3420Hist of Catholic Church I: Apost-16th C3
THEO-3430History Catholic Church Ii: Reform-Today3
THEO-3960American Catholic History3
THTR-3810Theatre History & Literature to 16403
THTR-3820Theatre History & Literature 1640-19183
THTR-3830Modern & Contemporary Theatre3