History Courses

Undergraduate

HIST 202 American History to 1865

  • Format: Print
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Open Enrollment
  • Tuition: $495

(Course is also available - online.)
This course will investigate the development of the American nation from the pre-European contact to the conclusion of the Civil War.

HIST 202 American History to 1865

  • Format: Online
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Open Enrollment
  • Tuition: $600

(Course is also available in print format.)
A survey of United States history from pre-Colombian times to the end of the Civil War.

HIST 202 American History to 1865

  • Format: Online
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Semester
  • Tuition: $995.40

A survey of United States history from pre-Colombian times to the end of the Civil War.

HIST 203 American History 1865 to Present

  • Format: Print
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Open Enrollment
  • Tuition: $495

(Course is also available - online.)
A survey of United States history from the end of the Civil War to the present.

HIST 203 American History 1865 - Present

  • Format: Online
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Open Enrollment
  • Tuition: $600

(Course is also available in print format.)
A survey of United States history the end of the Civil War to the Present.

HIST 203 American History since 1865

  • Format: Online
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Semester
  • Tuition: $995.40

A survey of United States history from the end of the Civil War to the present.

HIST 301 Colorado History

  • Format: Print
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Open Enrollment
  • Tuition: $495

This is a survey of the events, people, and trends that have shaped Colorado. We will survey the economic, political, social and environmental history of the state, compare the state's history with national trends, and identify the unique features of the state's history.

HIST 301 Colorado History

  • Format: Online
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Open Enrollment
  • Tuition: $600

This is a survey of the events, people, and trends that have shaped Colorado. We will survey the economic, political, social and environmental history of the state, compare the state's history with national trends, and identify the unique features of the state's history.

HIST 305 The American West

  • Format: Print
  • Open Enrollment
  • Tuition: $495

This is a survey of the history of the American West, which in this case covers the land from the Great Plains to the Pacific Ocean. It examines the interplay of various peoples, such as Native Americans and European-Americans, and the physical environment of the generally arid, mountainous region. The course will examine the Native American background, the colonizing of the Southwest by the Spanish, then the movement of settlers from the United States over the West. Of particular concern will be the economic and social development of the region.

HIST 316 American Revolution & Federalist Era

  • Format: Print
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Open Enrollment
  • Tuition: $495

An upper-division survey of the period from 1763 to 1801, with particular attention to the American Revolution, the Confederation, the Constitutional Convention, and the administrations of Presidents Washington and Adams.

HIST 316 American Revolution and Federalist Era

  • Format: Online
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Open Enrollment
  • Tuition: $600

An upper-division survey of the period from 1763 to 1801, with particular attention to the American Revolution, the Confederation, the Constitutional Convention, and the administrations of Presidents Washington and Adams.

HIST 316 American Revolution & Federalist Era

  • Format: Online
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Semester
  • Tuition: $995.40

An upper-division survey of the period from 1763 to 1801, with particular attention to the American Revolution, the Confederation, the Constitutional Convention, and the administrations of Presidents Washington and Adams.

HIST 318 Foundations of American Diplomacy

  • Format: Print
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Open Enrollment
  • Tuition: $495

An examination of the cultural, institutional and ideological drivers of the American foreign policy experience and how these drivers affect future American foreign policy.

HIST 320 History of American Women

  • Format: Print
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Open Enrollment
  • Tuition: $495

This course is designed to examine the role of women in American History with special emphasis on how the story of women is told by historians over time. It examines not only the lives of many famous white women, but also the experience of women from various ethnicities and economic backgrounds. In addressing how Americans construct their understanding of women’s lives in the U.S., the course will also reassess how focusing on women’s lives might alter one’s understanding of the broader patterns and interpretations of American History.

HIST 330 The Middle Ages

  • Format: Online
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Open Enrollment
  • Tuition: $600

This is a survey of European history from the fall of Rome to the Renaissance. We will examine the key social trends and trace the development of such crucial institutions as the Medieval Church, feudalism, and nascent national monarchies. There will be an emphasis on primary sources.

HIST 330 The Middle Ages

  • Format: Online
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Semester
  • Tuition: $995.40

This is a survey of European history from the fall of Rome to the Renaissance. We will examine the key social trends and trace the development of such crucial institutions as the Medieval Church, feudalism, and nascent national monarchies. There will be an emphasis on primary sources.

HIST 342 England

  • Format: Print
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Open Enrollment
  • Tuition: $495

A study of the social, economic, political, and constitutional development of the English state, with emphasis on the evolution of the Empire and contemporary Great Britain.

HIST 342 England

  • Format: Online
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Open Enrollment
  • Tuition: $600

A study of the social, economic, political, and constitutional development of the English state, with emphasis on the evolution of the Empire and contemporary Great Britain.

HIST 342 England

  • Format: Online
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Semester
  • Tuition: $995.40

A study of the social, economic, political, and constitutional development of the English state, with emphasis on the evolution of the Empire and contemporary Great Britain.

HIST 350 History of Sports in America

  • Format: Print
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Open Enrollment
  • Tuition: $495

This course covers the development of sports and their significance in American life from colonial times to the present. It is designed both to supplement student’s understanding of American History and to examine the role that sports has played in shaping contemporary society. Close attention will be paid to the context of sports development, especially the economic and social environment. Topics will include a study of the role of industrial society in fostering sports, and the changing gender structure of sports.

HIST 357 Mexico

  • Format: Online
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Semester
  • Tuition: $995.40

Historical survey of the social, intellectual, and political developments from the conquest to the present.

HIST 363 Civil War and Reconstruction

  • Format: Print
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Open Enrollment
  • Tuition: $495

A study of the antebellum South, sectional discord, armed conflict, and reconstruction of the Union.

HIST 363 Civil War and Reconstruction

  • Format: Online
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Open Enrollment
  • Tuition: $600

A survey of United States history from the end of the Civil War to the present.

HIST 363 Civil War and Reconstruction

  • Format: Online
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Semester
  • Tuition: $995.40

A survey of United States history from the end of the Civil War to the present.

HIST 427 United States History since 1950

  • Format: Online
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Open Enrollment
  • Tuition: $600

A study of postwar America and its role in the world since the end of World War II. This class covers the Cold War, the 1960s, the Reagan Era, and events in such areas of concern as the Middle East.

HIST 427 United States History Since 1950

  • Format: Print
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Open Enrollment
  • Tuition: $495

A study of postwar America and its role in the world since the end of World War II. This class covers the Cold War, the 1960s, the Reagan Era, and events in such areas of concern as the Middle East.

HIST 432 Nineteenth Century Europe

  • Format: Online
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Semester
  • Tuition: $995.40

A study of the major ideas of the 19th century such as liberalism, nationalism, socialism, and the actions and consequences resulting from those ideas.

HIST 436 American Thought

  • Format: Print
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Open Enrollment
  • Tuition: $495

The interaction of religious ideas, practices, and aspirations in United States History, 1607 to Present.

HIST 436 American Thought

  • Format: Online
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Open Enrollment
  • Tuition: $600

The interaction of religious ideas, practices, and aspirations in United States History, 1607 to Present

HIST 436 American Thought

  • Format: Online
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Semester
  • Tuition: $995.40

The interaction of religious ideas, practices, and aspirations in United States History, 1607 to Present

HIST 459 Southeast Asia: Culture and Politics

  • Format: Print
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Open Enrollment
  • Tuition: $495

The objective of the course is to understand the dynamics of cultural diversity and political change in Southeast Asia. The course seeks in particular to examine how political systems adapt in relation to the social-cultural realities in the region and global trends. Midterm, final & term paper required.