HIST-1010 History of Civilization I

3 Credits

Introduction to study of world civilizations from ancient times to beginning of modern era.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): None.

OAN Approved: TMSBS, OHS041, and OHS009 (1 of 2 courses, both must be taken).

HIST-101H Honors History of Civilization I

3 Credits

Introduction to world civilizations from ancient times to beginning of modern era. Study of different world cultures and civilizations and how they have interacted over time to create successive patterns of regional and global integration. Historical development of the world with emphasis on critical examination of primary source documents.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): Appropriate score on English Placement Test to enroll in ENG-101H Honors College Composition I; or departmental approval.

OAN Approved: TMSBS, OHS041, and OHS009 (1 of 2 courses, both must be taken).

HIST-1020 History of Civilization II

3 Credits

Introduction to study of world civilizations from 17th century to present.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): None.

OAN Approved: TMSBS, OHS042, and OHS009 (1 of 2 courses, both must be taken).

HIST-102H Honors History of Civilization II

3 Credits

Introduction to world civilizations from beginning of modern era to the present. Examination of different world cultures and civilizations and how they have interacted over time to create successive patterns of regional and global integration. Historical development of the world with emphasis on critical examination of primary source documents.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): Appropriate score on English Placement Test to enroll in ENG-101H Honors College Composition I or departmental approval.

OAN Approved: TMSBS, OHS042, and OHS009 (1 of 2 courses, both must be taken).

HIST-1510 United States History to 1877

3 Credits

Introduction to study of United States history from Age of Exploration to end of Reconstruction.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): None.

OAN Approved: TMSBS, OHS043, and OHS010 (1 of 2 courses, both must be taken).

HIST-151H Honors United States History to 1877

3 Credits

Introduction to study of United States history from Age of Exploration to end of Reconstruction. Analysis of historical problems and use of primary sources in study of history.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): Eligibility for ENG-101H Honors College Composition I, or departmental approval.

OAN Approved: TMSBS, OHS043, and OHS010 (1 of 2 courses, both must be taken).

HIST-1520 United States History Since 1877

3 Credits

Introduction to study of United States history from post Civil War/Reconstruction to present.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): None.

OAN Approved: TMSBS, OHS044, and OHS010 (1 of 2 courses, both must be taken).

HIST-152H Honors United States History since 1877

3 Credits

Introduction to study of United States history from post-Civil War/Reconstruction to present. Analysis of historical problems and use of primary sources in study of history.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): Eligibility for ENG-101H Honors College Composition I, or departmental approval.

OAN Approved: TMSBS, OHS044, and OHS010 (1 of 2 courses, both must be taken).

HIST-1610 American Studies

3 Credits

Introduction to American Studies. Discussion of selected issues and institutions in American civilization, multidisciplinary approach to subject matter utilizing concepts from various social science and humanities disciplines.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): None.

OAN Approved: TMSBS.

HIST-1630 History of Immigration in America

3 Credits

Study of immigration in America. Discussion of ethnic institutions, explanation of continuity and change between first, second and third generations of an immigrant group, and exploration of relationships between and among different groups, analysis of nativism and restrictionism, and explanation of immigrant contributions to America.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): None.

OAN Approved: TMSBS.

HIST-1700 History of Africa

3 Credits

General survey of African history with special emphasis on pre-colonial (pre-1500) Africa plus political, economic and social challenges of nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Importance of Islam and emergence of South Africa from apartheid era.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): None.

OAN Approved: TMSBS.

HIST-179H Honors Contract in History

1 Credit

Honors Contract complements and exceeds requirements and expected outcomes and objectives for an existing HIST-1000-level honors course through formulation of a contract with a faculty mentor. This independent study at the honors level may also be taken with a non-honors course. When taken with a non-honors course the Honors Contract adds an honor experience to that course. In conjunction with a faculty mentor, student will formulate a contract, which upon completion will result in distinctive scholarship. In order to complete the contract, student is required to meet on a regularly scheduled basis with the instructor for mentor-student tutorial sessions. A maximum of six Honor Contracts (six credit hours) may be taken at the college (includes 179H and 279H).

Lecture: 1 hours

Prerequisite(s): Must be taken concurrently with a 1000-level course whose instructor agrees to mentor the student in this contract. Departmental approval required.

HIST-1812 Special Topics: The Impact of Race, Class and Education: A Historical View Since 1945

3 Credits

This course is structured around the issues of social justice, race in modern America. Emphasis will be placed on the history of neo-slavery and convict leasing.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): None.

HIST-1820 Independent Study/Research in History

1-3 Credits

Directed individual study. Study/research title and specific content arranged between instructor and student. May be repeated for a maximum of six credits of different topics.

Lecture: 1-3 hours

Prerequisite(s): Departmental approval, and instructor approval, and ENG-0990 Language Fundamentals II or appropriate score on English Placement Test.

HIST-182H Honors Independent Study/Research in History

1-3 Credits

Honors-level directed individual study. Must meet criteria set forth in the Honors Course Checklist used to approve regular honors courses. Study/research title and specific content arranged between instructor and student. May be repeated for a maximum of six credits of different topics.

Lecture: 1-3 hours

Prerequisite(s): Departmental approval and instructor approval, and ENG-0990 Language Fundamentals II or appropriate score on English Placement Test, and must have earned an A or B in at least 3 honors courses.

HIST-2020 Women, Science and Technology

3 Credits

[This course is cross-listed as WST 2020. Credit can only be earned once for either course.] Study of gendered relationships in scientific theory, organization and dissemination of scientific expertise, technological development and the impact of these on health care, medicine, business, manufacturing, cultural norms and women's experience.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): WST-1510 Introduction to Women's Studies; or ENG-1010 College Composition I, or concurrent enrollment; or ENG-101H Honors College Composition I, or concurrent enrollment.

HIST-2031 Islam to the Modern Middle East

3 Credits

This course examines Middle Eastern history from the time of Muhammad to the present with an emphasis on the 19th and 20th centuries; includes background into the religious diversity of the region, the Ottoman and Safavid empires, the era of European colonialism, the rise of feminism, and recent developments in the region.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): ENG-1010 College Composition I, and any 1000 level history of political science course; or departmental approval: permission of instructor.

HIST-2040 Native American History

3 Credits

Historical study of indigenous populations in the Americas from pre-colonial times to the present; special focus on the social, political, economic and spirtitual lives of Native American nations in North America.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): ENG-1010 College Composition I or ENG-101H Honors College Composition I.

HIST-2051 History of Russia to 1917

3 Credits

Growth, development and decline of Kievan state; evolution of Muscovite tsardom and expansion of Russian Empire to 1917. Geopolitical, social, cultural, and intellectual development of Russian state; emphasis on theory of tsardom which led to emergence of distinct civilization in Russia.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): Any 1000-level history or political science course; or departmental approval.

OAN Approved: TMSBS.

HIST-2060 Modern Russian History and Politics

3 Credits

Development of U.S.S.R. since collapse of tsarist monarchy to dissolution of Soviet Union and Communist system. Origins, development, establishment of power and rule by Communist government, analysis of development and implementation of domestic and foreign policies.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): Any 1000-level history or political science course, or departmental approval.

OAN Approved: TMSBS.

HIST-2070 African American Women-History

3 Credits

Historical study of African-American women from their cultural roots in Africa, experiences during the Middle Passage, adaptation and influence in the Americas, and special focus on North America from colonial times to present.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): Any 1000-level history or political science course, and ENG-0990 Language Fundamentals II, or appropriate score on English Placement Test; or departmental approval.

OAN Approved: TMSBS.

HIST-2080 Latin American History

3 Credits

Study of history of Latin America from indigenous civilizations to present time. Analysis of social, cultural, political, and economic development of the region and relations between Latin American nations and United States.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): ENG-1010 College Composition I, or departmental approval.

HIST-2090 Ohio History

3 Credits

Study of history of Ohio from Native American societies and origins of statehood to present time. Analysis of environmental, political, social, economic, and intellectual aspects of the state. Role of transportation, industrialization, and immigration as well as contributions of women and cultural groups in state's development. Analysis of role of Ohio in American development.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): ENG-1010 College Composition I, or departmental approval.

HIST-2150 African American History to 1877

3 Credits

Analysis and study of African American experiences from African origins through Atlantic slave trade, adaption to the Americas, and influence on American culture from slavery to emancipation and Reconstruction.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): ENG-1010 College Composition I, or departmental approval.

OAN Approved: TMSBS.

HIST-2160 African American History 1877-present

3 Credits

Anaylsis and study of African American experience from the end of Reconstruction, development of institutionalized racial discrimination, growth of racial advancement organizations, migration to cities, development of racial consciousness, and struggle for civil rights and political power until present time.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): ENG-1010 College Composition I or departmental approval.

OAN Approved: TMSBS.

HIST-2520 Hitler and the Holocaust

3 Credits

Study of Adolf Hitler, Nazi Germany and the Holocaust. Topics include National Socialist ideology; history of anti-Semitism; political history of Germany before, during, and after World War One; life of Hitler; Nazi seizure of power; Second World War; and the Holocaust.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): ENG-1010 College Composition I, and any 1000-level history or political science course.

HIST-2660 Women in American History

3 Credits

Study of changing role of women in America from colonial times to present. Introduction to current research techniques used to reconstruct family, political and work roles, special emphasis on participation in social reforms leading to women's rights, suffrage and feminist movements, impact of race, gender and region on gender perspectives and conflicts, evaluation of contemporary trends.

Lecture: 3 hours

Prerequisite(s): ENG-0990 Language Fundamentals II, or appropriate score on English Placement Test; and any 1000-level history or political science course, or departmental approval.

OAN Approved: TMSBS.

HIST-279H Sophomore Honors Contract

1 Credit

Sophomore Honors Contract in History complements and exceeds requirements and expected outcomes for an existing History 2000-level course (not an honors course) through formulation of a contract with a faculty mentor. In conjunction with a faculty mentor, student will formulate a contract that upon completion will result in distinctive scholarship appropriate to honors 2000-level. In order to complete the contract, student is required to meet on a regularly scheduled basis with instructor offering the contract for mentor-student tutorial sessions. A maximum of six Honors Contracts (six credits) may be taken at the College (includes 179H and 279H).

Lecture: 1 hours

Prerequisite(s): Must be taken concurrently with a 2000-level course (not an honors course) in History, whose instructor agrees to mentor the student in the sophomore honors contract. Departmental approval required. .

HIST-280H Honors Special Topics: History

1-3 Credits

Honors study of selected topics or current issues in History. Provides student an opportunity to explore various topics in greater detail (see Credit Schedule of classes for current offerings). Repeatable for different topics. No more than six credits of special topics may be applied toward elective and/or program graduation degree requirements.

Lecture: 1-3 hours

Prerequisite(s): Departmental approval: Members of the Honors Program; successfully completed a minimum of two Honors course (6 or more credit hours) with a grade of A or B.

HIST-2820 Independent Advanced Study/Research in History

1-3 Credits

Directed individual advanced study. Study/research title and specific content arranged between instructor and student. May be repeated for a maximum of six credits of different topics.

Lecture: 1-3 hours

Prerequisite(s): Departmental approval, and instructor approval, and ENG-0990 Language Fundamentals II, or appropriate score on English Placement Test.

HIST-282H Advanced Honors Independent Study in History

1-3 Credits

Advanced Honors-level directed individual study in History. Must meet criteria set forth in the Honors Course Checklist used to approve regular honors courses. Study/research title and specific content arranged between instructor and student. May be repeated for a maximum of six credits of different topics.

Lecture: 1-3 hours

Prerequisite(s): Departmental approval and instructor approval, and ENG-0990 Language Fundamentals II or appropriate score on English Placement Test, and must have earned an A or B in at least 3 honors courses.