On this page, we have compiled syllabi from some of the courses offered at the History Department. Please note that these syllabi will not always be up-to-date, and that courses are likely to change every year, and with each new professor. There is no guarantee that the syllabi below will be in any way reflective of the course in later years. 

Year-Long Courses

  • HIS103 - Statecraft & Strategy
  • HIS109 - European Civilizations 1350-1945
  • HIS208 - Jewish History
  • HIS220 - Mediaeval Society
  • HIS263 - Introduction to Canadian History
  • HIS294 - Caribbean History 
  • HIS351 - History of 20th Century Russia 

Fall Courses

  • HIS317 - 20th Century Germany 
  • HIS325 - Imperial Russia
  • HIS326 - Topics in Chinese History (Bandits, Barbarians, and Bureaucrats in Early Modern China) 
  • HIS328 - Modern China 
  • HIS335 - Soviet Cultural History 
  • HIS337 - 18th Century Britain (Culture, Politics and Society in Britain, 1660-1789)
  • HIS338 - The Holocaust to 1942  
  • HIS350 - War, State & Society