History (B.A.)

Required course work includes the university requirements (see regulation J-3), the general requirements for the B.A. degree, and:

HIST 290The Historian's Craft3
HIST 495History Senior Seminar3
Select 12 credits of 100- or 200-Level History courses12
Select one of the following emphases:
Total Hours18

A. American Emphasis

Select 18 credits from the following American history courses:18
Comparative African-American Cultures
History of the American West
Idaho and the Pacific Northwest
Revolutionary North America and Early National Period
Topics in the American West
History of Women in American Society
American Environmental History
Red Earth White Lies: American Indian History 1840-Present
U.S. Diplomatic History
Stolen Continents, The Indian Story: Indian History to 1840
Slavery and Freedom in the Americas
Select 15 credits in related fields from the following:15
Native American & Indigenous Film
Contemporary American Indian Issues
Native American Architecture
Native American Law
Plateau Indians
Tribal Nation Economics and Law
American Indian Literature
North American Indians
Society and Popular Culture
Racial and Ethnic Relations
Historical Archaeology
North American Prehistory
Plateau Prehistory
Urban Theory and Issues
Modern Art and Theory
Contemporary Art and Theory
History and Theory of Modern Design
History of Photography
Dance History and Contemporary Views
Introduction to Film Studies
Environmental Literature and Culture
Survey of American Literature
Survey of American Literature
Introduction to U.S. Ethnic Literatures
Modern Poetry
Modern Fiction, 1900-1945
Contemporary Fiction
Film Theory and Criticism
American Regional Literature
Documentary Film
Women's Literature
Major Authors
African American Literature
Natural Resource Policy and Law
Indigenous Culture and Ecology (Max 9 credits)
Forest Policy and Administration
Land, Resources, and Environment
Media and Society
Cultural Diversity and the Media
Mass Media Ethics
American Television Genres
Hollywood Portrayals of Journalists
Critical Issues in Mass Media
Mass Media and Public Opinion
History of Mass Media
Law of Mass Media
Introduction to the Built Environment
American Military History
History of Rock and Roll
History of Music Theatre
Studies in Jazz History
Studies in 20th Century Music
Elementary Nez Perce I
Elementary Nez Perce II
American State and Local Government
American Political Parties and Elections
American Congress
American Political Culture
American Foreign Policy
Politics, Policy and Gender
American Political Thought
American Presidency
Constitutional Law
Civil Liberties
Local Government Politics and Administration
Development of Social Theory
Family, Violence, and Society
Economic (In)Justice in the United States
Sociology of Gender
Racial and Ethnic Relations
Inequalities in the Justice System
Dynamics of Social Protest
Introduction to Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Topics in Women's and Gender Studies
Feminist Theory and Action
Select one Non-American History course of the following areas:3
Latin America
History of Science
Total Hours36

Courses to total 120 credits for this degree

B. European Emphasis

Select 18 credits from the following European history courses:18
The Age of Enlightenment: European Culture & Ideas, 1680-1800
Women in Pre-Modern European History
Modern European Cultural and Intellectual History, 1880-1980
History of England
History of England
The Medieval Church: Europe in the Early and High Middle Ages
The Medieval State: Europe in the High and Late Middle Ages
Medieval English Constitutional and Legal History: 1066-1485
The Renaissance
The Reformation
Tudor-Stuart Britian 1485-1660
Europe in the Age of the Revolution, 1770-1880
Anti-Semitism and the Holocaust
Eastern Europe Since 1774
Russia to 1894
Russia and Soviet Union Since 1894
Select 15 credits from the following related fields:15
Modern Art and Theory
Contemporary Art and Theory
Survey of British Literature
Survey of British Literature
Institutions of the European Union
European Immigration and Integration
Topics in German Literature in Translation (Max 6 credits)
French & Francophone Literatures (Max 9 credits)
French and Francophone Culture and Institutions (Max 9 credits)
Topics in German Culture & Literature - Themes (Max 6 credits)
Culture and Institutions of Spain
Readings: Spanish Literature
Select one course in Non-European History:3
Latin America
History of Science
Select a minor in one of the following European languages
Total Hours36

Courses to total 120 credits for this degree

C. General Emphasis

Select 21 credits of 300 and 400-level History courses21
Select 20 credits from related fields20
Total Hours41

Courses to total 120 credits for this degree