History (HIST)

120. American History to 1865 (3) (F, W, S) A study of the discovery and colonization of America, the Revolution, the forming of the government, and internal and foreign affairs down through the Civil War.

121. American History Since 1865 (3) (F, W, S) The Civil War and its aftermath, industrialization, external expansion, two world wars, and domestic affairs from 1865 to the present.

200. The Historian's Craft (3) (W) History within the broader framework of liberal education; nature of history; questions historians ask; skills and resources needed to study, understand and write history.

201(H). History of Civilization to 1500 (3) (F, W, S) Major world civilizations from antiquity to 1500; emphasizes information literacy. (Prerequisite: ENGL 101)

202(H). History of Civilization Since 1500 (3) (F, W, S) Major world civilizations from 1500 to the present; emphasizes textual analysis and information literacy. (Prerequisite: ENGL 101)

Note: Various sections of HIST 201 and 202 may be taught from different perspectives (politics, philosophy, literature, economics, etc.) but each will be history-based and address the same fundamental questions. ENG 101 is pre-requisite.

250. History of Eastern Oceania (3) (Variable) Survey of the social, political, and cultural history of the major island groups from both Eastern and Western Polynesia.

252. History of Western Oceania (3) (Variable) Survey of the social, political, and cultural history of the major island groups from both Micronesia and Melanesia.

309. Medieval Europe (3) (S - even years) European history from the end of Roman world to the beginning of the Renaissance, emphasizing the political, religious, and cultural history of the nations of Europe.

322. History of the Early Modern Age (3) (W) The Early Modern period from the fifteenth-century European explorations to the French Revolution, within a global frame. (Same as ICS 322)

324. Modern Europe (3) (S—odd years) Europe in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

342. Traditional Asia (3) (F—even years) The peoples and cultures of East Asia, South Asia and Southeast Asia from earliest times to the dawn of the modern era.

344. Modern China (3) (F) Modern Chinese history from the earliest Western influence to the present time, with emphasis on the development of Nationalist and Communist Governments.

346. Modern Northeast Asia (3) (W - even years) Synthesis examines the development of and intense interactions between Japan, Korea, Manchuria, and Mongolia from the thirteenth century to the present.

348. Southeast Asia (3) (W - odd years) Survey of development of civilizations and growth of nations in Southeast Asia, especially the impact of European colonialism and the Vietnam War.

362. History of the Pacific (3) (Variable) Historical survey of the new Pacific region from post World War II to the present with emphasis of social, political and cultural history.

365. Hawaiian History I--Pre-Western Contact to Kamehameha V (3) (F) The Hawaiian islands and people from the time of first settlement to the rise and end of the Kamehameha dynasty.

366. Hawaiian History II--Elected Monarchs, Overthrow, Restoration (3) (W) The Hawaiian islands and people from its first elected king to the overthrow of Lili'uokalani and the present issues of restoration and Hawaiian sovereignty.

379. U.S. Since 1945 (3) (S—even years) Ideas and movements shaping American Society-its mentality as well as its politics, diplomacy, and economy.

383. Pacific Islander Americans (3) (S—odd years) Surveys various waves of Pacific immigration to the United States, adjustment faced by succeeding generations, and their place in American racial and ethnic relations.

390R. Special Topics in History (3) (F, W, S).

399R. Internship in History (1-12) (F, W, S) Credit for applied experience in history. Prior approval must be obtained and coordinated by a faculty member and on-site supervisor.

423. Modern Nationalism and Globalization (3) (W) Development of the modern nation-state and national identities within a global context and the impact of globalization in multiple historical periods.

485. Junior Tutorial in History (3) (S) Intensive reading, discussion, and writing in selected historical issues. In-depth experience with historical-graphical debates and methodological analysis. (Prerequisite: HIST 200)

490. Historical Research and Writing (3) (F) Individual research project culminating in a final paper written as a senior thesis. (Prerequisite: HIST 485.)

492. Hawaiian Public History (3) (Variable) Applied history in Hawaii: visits to museums, government, business, archives, oral history, etc. (same as Hawaiian Studies 492.)

495R. Independent Study (1-3) (F, W, S) (Prerequisite: Instructor's consent.)

496R. Student Research (1-3) (F, W, S) Supervised individual research for students who have been granted a student research and development associateship. Required for all associates. (Prerequisite: Instructor's consent.)