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HIST110: World Civilization to 1500
Emergence of agricultural civilizations; political, economic, and social developments; growth of empires, trade, impact of geography, climate, disease; contact between Eurasia, Africa, Australasia, the Americas. (F,S) (Gen Ed: HS, GT-HI1) (CC)

HIST111: World Civilization Since 1500
Columbian Exchange; growth of global empires, commerce, and international rivalries and cooperation; industrialization, spreading revolutions, the information age, and the emergence of the modern world. (F,S) (Gen Ed: HS, GT-HI1) (CC) 

HIST136 (CS 136): The Southwest United States
This course traces the culture and historical development of the southwestern United States, including cultural contributions of the American Indian and Hispanic peoples. (F)

HIST201: U.S. History I
United States history from founding of North American colonies to 1877 Reconstruction era. (*) (F, S)

HIST202: U.S. History II
United States from 1877 Reconstruction era to contemporary era. (*) (F, S)

HIST 291 Special Topics 
Prerequisite: permission of instructor. (*) 

HIST295: Independent Study 
An individualized program of study designed by ranked, full-time History professor for a promising student. Prerequisite: Permission of Instructor. (*)

HIST301: America to 1787 
History of America during the colonial and revolutionary eras.(*)

HIST302: America, 1787-1877 
History of the United States during the early national and Civil War eras. (*)

HIST303: America, 1877-1945 
History of the United States from the Gilded Age to 1945.(*)

HIST304: America, 1945-present
History of the United States from 1945 to the present.(*)

HIST311: History of United States Foreign Policy
United States foreign policy from the founding of the republic to the present. (*)

HIST312: Colorado History 
History, government and economic factors important to the settlement and development of Colorado. (*)

HIST 330 Ancient Greece 
History of Greece from the Bronze Age to the Fourth Century B.C.E., emphasizing political, social, intellectual and cultural developments. (S,O)

HIST 333 Roman Republic 
History of the Roman Republic emphasizing the origin and expansion of Rome and its effect on political, social, intellectual and cultural developments. (F,O)

HIST 334 Roman Empire 
History of the Roman Empire emphasizing political, social, economic and cultural developments. (S,E) 

HIST346 (CS 346): History of Mexico 
This course surveys the major political, economic, social and cultural developments of Mexico from pre-Columbian times to the present. (S)

HIST362: History of Russia 
Cultural and political development of Russian and Soviet history from 800 to the present; emphasis on impact of the Bolshevik Revolution on history. (*)

HIST372: History of Modern China 
Cultural and political developments in modern China; emphasis on the interplay between Chinese tradition and western challenges. (*)

HIST395: Independent Study 
An individualized program of study designed by a ranked full-time Historian for a promising student who has demonstrated ability in a regular History class. Prerequisite: Previous work in History and permission of Instructor. (*)

HIST 410 Creation of the US Constitution 
Explores the writing and ratification of U.S. Constitution, including the personalities, conflicts, and compromises that influenced its development. (S) 

HIST411: American Labor History 
History of Labor in the United States. Examines history of American workers, the unions they organized and considers the changing nature of work. (*)

HIST413: American West 
Role of the individual and the group in the development of the frontier into the 20th century. Prerequisite: permission of instructor.(*)

HIST414: American Civil War 
Social, cultural and political developments that caused the sectional crisis, secession, and war. War coverage includes military strategy, politics, diplomacy, and emancipation(*)

HIST415: Pivotal U.S. Supreme Court Cases
Explores pivotal Supreme Court cases and their impacts from the 18th c. to the 21st c. (F) 

HIST428 (SOC, WS428): Women & Work 
Examines historical and contemporary issues for women of various economic, social, and ethnic groups, especially in the US; examines gender ideologies about paid, unpaid work. Prerequisite: junior or senior standing or permission of instructor. (*) 

HIST445: Topics in Empires
Comparative study of empires with in-depth analysis of specific topics and themes. Variable content. (F,E) Repeatable (9) 

HIST 468 Blood, Tears & Glory: War & History
How and why societies go to war, fight wars, and deal with the consequences. Provides a global view of military history emphasizing culture and combat. (F,E) 

HIST489 (CS 489): Borderlands 
History of the Mexican cession to the United States from its Indian and Hispanic origins to the present. Prerequisite: CS/HIST 136 or HIST 201 or HIST 202 or HIST 211, or permission of instructor. (*)

HIST491: Special Topics 
Prerequisites: junior or senior status with adequate preparation and permission of instructor. (*)

HIST493: Seminar 3 (3-0)
Seminar devoted to special topics and issues in history; emphasis on research paper. Prerequisite: advanced standing with a major or minor in history, or permission of instructor.

HIST495: Independent Study
An individualized program of study designed by a ranked full-time Historian for a History major or minor. Prerequisite: History major or minor and permission of Instructor. (*)

HIST498: Internship (3-6 VAR)
For advanced students. Practical experience through internship with museums, libraries with historical collections, and other community organizations.  Recommended: history major or minor with junior or senior standing. Prerequisite: departmental permission. (*) Repeatable (6) 

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