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Undergraduate

Related Courses

Note: For students who enrolled in a history program for the 2012-13 Academic Session or thereafter.
*For Students enrolled in a history program prior to the 2012-13 Academic Session see ‘Substitute Courses’

The History Department website also lists a number of courses in other departments that may be substantially historical in content but that differ in methodology or approach from an HIS course.

A limited number of these may be taken for program credit:  Specialists may use up to 2.0 FCEs and Majors up to 1 FCE of these as part of their History program.

* indicates courses no longer offered by the department.

Department Course Code Course Title Division
ABORIGINAL STUDIES ABS201Y1 Introduction to Aboriginal Studies

Div. II

ABORIGINAL STUDIES ABS301Y1 Native Language and Culture (formerly ABS200Y1) Div. II
AMERICAN STUDIES USA300H1 Theories and Methods in American Studies: The 1920s (formerly USA300Y1) “Content varies by year; please check with the department” Div. II
AMERICAN STUDIES USA310H1 Approaches to American Studies: Post-war? Violence and Militarism in the United States, 1945-present Div. II
AMERICAN STUDIES USA311H1 Hellhound on my Trail: Living the Blues in the Mississippi Delta, 1890-1945 Div. II
AMERICAN STUDIES USA400H1 Topics in American Studies I: Queer Feelings Div. II
AMERICAN STUDIES USA401H1 Topics in American Studies II: Asian Diasporas: Migration, Memory, Imagination Div. II
AMERICAN STUDIES USA402H1 Taking Shots at the Man: Assassination and the American Presidency Div. II
AMERICAN STUDIES USA403H1 Thinking Out Loud: Think Tanks, Interest Groups and the Public Interest Div. II
ASIA-PACIFIC STUDIES ASI400Y1 Seminar in Asia-Pacific Studies (formerly ASI300Y1) Div. I
CLASSICS/GREEK AND ROMAN HISTORY CLA203H1 Science in Antiquity Div. III
CLASSICS/GREEK AND ROMAN HISTORY CLA219H1 Women in Antiquity Div. III
CLASSICS/GREEK AND ROMAN HISTORY CLA365H1 Topics in Greek Social History Div. III
CLASSICS/GREEK AND ROMAN HISTORY CLA370H1 Topics in Roman Social History Div. III
CLASSICS/GREEK AND ROMAN HISTORY CLA378H1 Late Antiquity (formerly CLA338H1) Div. III
CLASSICS/GREEK AND ROMAN HISTORY CLA387H1 Spectacle in the Roman World Div. III
CLASSICS/GREEK AND ROMAN HISTORY CLA390H1 Topics in the Study of Greek Culture and Society Div. III
CLASSICS/GREEK AND ROMAN HISTORY CLA391H1 Topics in the Study of Roman Culture and Society Div. III
EAST ASIAN STUDIES EAS102Y1 Introduction to East Asian Civilizations Div. I
EAST ASIAN STUDIES *EAS372H1 Early Korean History Div. I
EAST ASIAN STUDIES EAS373H1 Choson History Div. I
EAST ASIAN STUDIES EAS389Y1 History of Korean Religion Div. I
EAST ASIAN STUDIES EAS476Y1 Democracy and History in Korea Div. I
ECONOMICS ECO301Y1 European Economic History, 1250-1750 (formerly ECO201Y1) Div. III
ECONOMICS ECO302H1 Comparative Economic Institutions in History (formerly ECO302Y1) Div. I/II/III
ECONOMICS ECO303Y1 The Economic History of Modern Europe to 1914 Div. III
ECONOMICS ECO321Y1 Canadian Economic History Since 1500 (formerly ECO221Y1) Div. II
ECONOMICS ECO342Y1 Twentieth Century Economic History Div. I/II/III
ECONOMICS ECO429Y1 History of Economic Thought (formerly ECO322Y1) Div. I/II/III
ECONOMICS ECO435H1 The Economics of Modern China (formerly ECO335Y1) Div. I
ENGLISH ENG385H1 History of the English Language (formerly ENG367Y1) Div. III
EUROPEAN STUDIES EUR200Y1 Europe: Nation-State to Supranational Union Div. III
EUROPEAN STUDIES *EUR301Y0 Berlin Since 1945 (Summer Abroad) Div. III
FRENCH FCS369Y0 The Culture of Touraine (offered in Tours in Summer only) (formerly FCS399Y0) Div. III
FRENCH FRE318H1 Medieval French Literature (formerly FRE321H1) Div. III
FRENCH FRE320H1 French Literature of Classicism and Enlightenment (formerly FRE320Y1) Div. III
FRENCH *FRE322H1 The 18th Century: The Age of Enlightenment (formerly FRE322Y1) Div. III
FRENCH FRE324H1 French Literature in the Time of Revolutions and Industrialization (formerly FRE324Y1) Div. III
FRENCH FRE374YO French Civilization from the 18th Century to Today (Summer Abroad) Div. III
GEOGRAPHY GGR107H1 Environment, Food and People (formerly GGR107Y1) Div. I/II/III
GEOGRAPHY GGR240H1 Historical Geography of North America Div. II
GEOGRAPHY GGR241H1 Historical Geographies of Urban Exclusion and Segregation Div. I/II/III
GEOGRAPHY GGR336H1 Urban Historical Geography of North America Div. II
GEOGRAPHY *GGR340H1 Regionalism in Canada Div. II
GEOGRAPHY *GGR363H1 Cultural History of East European Jewish Community Div. III
GEOGRAPHY *GGR364H1 Historical Geography of Ethnic Groups in Canada Div. II
GEOGRAPHY GGR366H1 Historical Toronto Div. II
GEOGRAPHY *GGR392H1 Research Methods in Historical Geography Div. I/II/III
GEOGRAPHY GGR421H1 History & Philosophy of Geography Div. I/II/III
GEOGRAPHY *GGR446H1 Approaches to Historical Geography Div. I/II/III
GERMAN GER150H1 German Culture & Civilization Div. III
GERMAN GER362H1 Soviet and Kosher: Jewish Culture in the Soviet Union Div. III
GERMAN GER363Y1 (exclusion: HIS389H1F, L5101 – Summer ’06) Cultural History of East European Community 1800-2000 Div. III
GERMAN GER410H1 Topics in German Intellectual History Div. III
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE HPS201H1 Origins of Western Technology Div. III
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE HPS202H1 Technology in the Modern World Div. II/III
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE HPS210H1 Scientific Revolutions I (formerly HPS200Y1) Div. II/III
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE HPS211H1 Scientific Revolutions II (formerly HPS200Y1) Div. II/III
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE *HPS280H1 History of Science Div. III
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE *HPS284H1 History of North American Technology Div. II
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE *HPS305H1 Technology and Society in North America Div. II
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE *HPS306H1 Technology and War Div. II/III
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE HPS307H1 History of Energy Div. II/III
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE JPH311H1 History of Physics (formerly HPS311H1) Div. II/III
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE *HPS312H1 History of Chemistry Div. II/III
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE HPS313H1 Two Hundred Years of Electricity Div. II/III
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE *HPS317H1 Mad People’s Own History Div. II/III
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE HPS318H1 History of Medicine I (formerly HPS314Y1) Div. III
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE HPS319H1 History of Medicine II (formerly HPS314Y1) Div. III
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE HPS324H1 Natural Science and Social Issues Div. II/III
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE HPS326H1 History of Science and Religion Div. III
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE *HPS343H1 History of Pre-Electronic Computing Div. II/III
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE HPS350H1 Revolution in Science Div. III
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE JHE353H1 History of Evolutionary Biology I (formerly HPS323H1, HPS323H1, JPS353H1) Div. II/III
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE JHE355H1 History of Evolutionary Biology II (formerly HPS333H1, HPS353H1, JPS355H1) Div. II/III
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE HPS360H1 History of Modern Cosmology Div. II/III
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE *HPS375H1 Science and Technology in the Realms of Islam, 600-1600, Part I: The Mathematical Sciences and their Practical Applications (formerly HPS275H1) Div. I
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE *HPS376H1 Science and Technology in the Realms of Islam, 600-1600, Part II: The Life Sciences (formerly HPS276H1) Div. I
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE HPS390H1 History of Mathematics up to 1700 Div. II/III
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE HPS391H1 History of Mathematics after 1700 Div. II/III
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE HPS410H1 History of Mathematics Div. II/III
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE HPS412H1 History of the Biological Sciences Div. II/III
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE *HPS427H1 Historical Foundations of Chemistry Div. II/III
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE HPS430H1 History of Technology I Div. II/III
INSTITUTE OF HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE HPS431H1 History of Technology II Div. II/III
ITALIAN STUDIES ITA233Y1 Ethnicity and Mainstream Italian Canadian Culture Div. II/III
ITALIAN STUDIES ITA245Y1 Italian Culture & Civilization Div. III
ITALIAN STUDIES IT356Y0/357Y0 Italian Culture from the Middle Ages to the Renaissance (Summer Abroad) Div. III
ITALIAN STUDIES ITA358Y0/359Y0 Modern Italian Culture Div. III
LATIN-AMERICAN STUDIES LAS 200Y1 Latin-America: History, Civilization and Culture (formerly IAS200Y1) Div. II
LATIN-AMERICAN STUDIES *LAS320H1 Brazil: History, Peoples, Culture (formerly IAS320H1) Div. II
Life Sciences: ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGY JHE353H1 History of Evolutionary Biology I (formerly EEB353H1; ZOO354Y1; also listed as HPS353H1) Div. II/III
Life Sciences: ECOLOGY AND EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGY JHE355H1 History of Evolutionary Biology II (formerly EEB355H1; ZOO354Y1; also listed as HPS355H1) Div. II/III
Life Sciences: PSYCHOLOGY PSY450H1 History of Psychology (formerly PSY300H1) Div. II/III
MATHEMATICS MAT390H1 History of Mathematics up to 1700 (also listed as HPS390H1) Div. II/III
MATHEMATICS MAT391H1 History of Mathematics up to 1700 (also listed as HPS390H1) Div. II/III
MEDIEVAL STUDIES MST200Y1 Getting Medieval: The Many Middle Ages Div. III
MODERN GREEK *MGR320H Twentieth Century Greek History Div. III
NEW COLLEGE NEW240Y1 Introduction to Equity Studies Div. II
NEW COLLEGE NEW426H1/Y1 Special Topics in Caribbean Studies (The American Mediterranean: U.S. Imperialism and the Caribbean, 1898-1945) Div. II
NEW COLLEGE NEW450H1 Advanced Topics in African Studies Div. I
PHILOSOPHY *PHL102Y1 History of Western Philosophy Div. III
PHILOSOPHY PHL362H1 Philosophy of History Div. I/II/III
POLITICAL SCIENCE POL200Y1 Political Theory: Visions of the Just/Good Society Div. III
POLITICAL SCIENCE POL207Y1 Politics in Europe (formerly POL302Y1) Div. III
POLITICAL SCIENCE POL305Y1 Politics and Society in Latin America Div. II
POLITICAL SCIENCE POL311Y1 Ideas and Ideologies in Canadian Politics Div. II
POLITICAL SCIENCE POL320Y1 Modern Political Thought Div. II/III
POLITICAL SCIENCE POL324Y1 European Politics in a Global World Div. III
POLITICAL SCIENCE POL337Y1 The Canadian Constitution Div. II
POLITICAL SCIENCE POL343Y1 Politics of Global Governance Div. II/III
POLITICAL SCIENCE POL345Y1 Becoming Israel: War, Peace, and the Politics of Israel's Identity Div. III
POLITICAL SCIENCE POL358Y1 Post-Colonial Questions: Politics, Knowledge, Power Div. I
POLITICAL SCIENCE POL367Y0 Australia in Transition (Summer Abroad) Div. I
POLITICAL SCIENCE POL403H1 Colonialism/Postcolonialism: The Colonial State and Its Forms of Power Div. I
POLITICAL SCIENCE POL443Y1 Topics in Comparative Politics II: Politics in Modern and Contemporary Iran Div. I
POLITICAL SCIENCE POL446H1 20th Century Political Thought (formerly POL446Y1) Div. III
POLITICAL SCIENCE POL460H1 Studies in Modern Political Theory (formerly POL460Y1) Div. III
RELIGION RLG100Y1 World Religions Div. I/II/III
RELIGION RLG202Y1 The Jewish Religious Tradition Div. III
RELIGION RLG203Y1 The Christian Religious Tradition Div. I/III
RELIGION RLG204Y1 The Islamic Religious Tradition Div. I
RELIGION RLG205Y1 The Hindu Religious Tradition Div. I
RELIGION RLG206Y1 The Buddhist Religious Tradition Div. I
RELIGION RLG241Y1 Early Christian Writings I Div. I
RELIGION RLG280Y1 World Religions: A Comparative Study Div. I/II/III
RELIGION RLG321H1 Early Christian Writings II Div. I
RELIGION *RLG334H1 World History of Modern Christianity, 1770s-1914 Div. I/III
RELIGION *RLG335H1 World History of Modern Christianity, 1914-present Div. I/III
RELIGION RLG344Y1 Antisemitism Div. III
RELIGION RLG350H1 The Life of Muhammad Div. I
SLAVIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES *FIN230H1 Finland 1800-Present Div. III
SLAVIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES SLA216Y1 The Dynamics of Polish Literature and Culture: A Survey Div. III
SLAVIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES SLA227Y1 Croatian Cultural History (formerly SLA227H1) Div. III
SLAVIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES SLA251H1 Origins of Slavic Civilization Div. III
SLAVIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES SLA449H1 Russian Thinkers Div. III
ST. MICHAEL’S COLLEGE SMC203Y1 Christianity Encounters the Secular World Div. III
ST. MICHAEL’S COLLEGE SMC210Y1 The Medieval Tradition Div. III
ST. MICHAEL’S COLLEGE SMC243Y1 Modern Welsh History Div. III
ST. MICHAEL’S COLLEGE SMC309H1 Christianity, Reason and Revolution Div. III
ST. MICHAEL’S COLLEGE SMC312H1 Catholicism and Education Div. II
ST. MICHAEL’S COLLEGE SMC313H1 Catholic Education in Ontario Div. II
ST. MICHAEL’S COLLEGE SMC320H1 The Catholic Church in Canada (formerly SMC420H1) Div. II
ST. MICHAEL’S COLLEGE SMC321H1 The Catholic Church and Canadian Law Div. II
ST. MICHAEL’S COLLEGE SMC337H1 Early Celtic History 450-1000 (formerly SMC345Y1) Div. III
ST. MICHAEL’S COLLEGE SMC338H1 The Celtic Nations in the later Middle Ages 1000-1550 (formerly SMC345Y1) Div. III
ST. MICHAEL’S COLLEGE *SMC345Y1 From Tribalism to Feudalism: Early Celtic History Div. III
ST. MICHAEL’S COLLEGE SMC348H1 Early Modern Ireland (formerly SMC348Y1) Div. III
ST. MICHAEL’S COLLEGE SMC357H1 The Medieval Child Div. III
ST. MICHAEL’S COLLEGE SMC361H1 Medieval Law (formerly SMC405H1) Div. III
ST. MICHAEL’S COLLEGE SMC378H1 Ireland Since the Famine Div. III
ST. MICHAEL’S COLLEGE SMC402H1 Medieval Canon Law Div. III
ST. MICHAEL’S COLLEGE SMC403H1 The Medieval Church Div. III
ST. MICHAEL’S COLLEGE SMC411H1/412H1 Advanced Topics in Celtic Studies II Div. II
ST. MICHAEL’S COLLEGE SMC413H1 The Irish in Canada Div. II/III
ST. MICHAEL’S COLLEGE SMC414H1 The Scots in Canada Div. II/III
ST. MICHAEL’S COLLEGE SMC416H1 Irish Nationalism in Canada and the United States Div. II/III
ST. MICHAEL’S COLLEGE SMC421H1 Jews and Judaism in Christian Traditions Div. III
SOCIOLOGY SOC203Y1 History of Social Theory Div. III
SOCIOLOGY *SOC338Y1 Globalization and Labour Div. III
TRINITY TRN150Y1 National versus International Div. III
TRINITY TRN410H1 Selected Topics in International Studies (formerly TRN410Y1) Div. III
TRINITY TRN411Y1 Selected Topics in International Studies Div. I
TRINITY TRN419Y1 Comparative American, British, and Canadian Foreign Policy Div. II/III
TRINITY TRN421Y1 The Practice and Institutions of Diplomacy (formerly JHP420Y1) Div. III
UNIVERSITY COLLEGE UNI201H1 Aspects of Quebec Society Div. II
UNIVERSITY COLLEGE UNI255H1 History and Perspectives in Sexual Diversity Div. I/II/III
UNIVERSITY COLLEGE UNI280H1 Canadian Jewish History Div. II
UNIVERSITY COLLEGE *UNI304H1 Beyond Multiculturalism: Ethnicity and Race in Canada Div. II
UNIVERSITY COLLEGE *UNI361Y0 Special Topics in Peace and Conflict Studies: Conflict in Africa: Causes, Consequences, and Responses (Summer Abroad) Div. I
UNIVERSITY COLLEGE UNI375H1 Special Topics in Sexual Diversity Studies Div. II
VICTORIA COLLEGE *VIC111H1 Introduction to Material Culture Div. II/III
VICTORIA COLLEGE VIC183H1 Individuals and the Public Sphere: Shaping Memory Div. III
VICTORIA COLLEGE VIC224H1/VIC224Y1 Introduction to Material Culture (formerly VIC111H1) Div. II/III
VICTORIA COLLEGE VIC343Y1 Sex and Gender (formerly VIC343H1) Div. III
WOMEN & GENDER STUDIES WGS362H1 Selected Topics in Gender and History (formerly NEW362H1) Div. II/III
WOMEN & GENDER STUDIES WGS462H1 Advanced Topics in Gender and History (formerly NEW462H1) Div. II/III
WOODSWORTH COLLEGE *WDW310H1 Crime and Society in Canadian History Div. II
WOODSWORTH COLLEGE *WDW410H1 History of Canadian Criminal Justice Div. II