The following documents list all offerings that count as "History" courses for a given semester, including those from other departments that have been approved for cross-listing.

For a listing of fall 2017 courses, please check the Directory of Classes, which is being updated on a weekly basis (generally on Mondays). For undergraduate seminars, including those which require a departmental application, please visit this link. The listing of fall 2017 cross-listed classes from EALAC, Women's Studies, CSER, and other departments will be available in April.


Courses in the Department of History are numbered by type:

  • UN 1xxx - Introductory Survey Lectures (undergraduate students only)
  • UN 2xxx - Lectures (undergraduate students only)
  • UN 3xxx - Seminars (undergraduate students only)
  • GU 4xxx - Seminars open jointly to undergraduate and graduate students
  • GR 5xxx - Courses open to MAO students only
  • GR 6xxx - Survey/Core/Introductory Courses (graduate students only)
  • GR 8xxx - Graduate Colloquia and Seminars (graduate students only)
  • GR 9xxx - Graduate Independent Study Courses (graduate students only)

and field (with some exceptions):

  • x000 - x059 Ancient History (ANC)
  • x060 - x099 Medieval Europe (MED)
  • x100 - x199 Early Modern Europe (EME)
  • x200 - x299 Russia and East Central Europe (MEU)
  • x300 - x399 Modern Western Europe (MEU)
  • x400 - x599 United States (US)
  • x600 - x659 Jewish History (JWS)
  • x660 - x699 Latin America (LA)
  • x700 - x759 Middle East (ME)
  • x760 - x799 Africa (AFR)
  • x800 - x859 South Asia (SA)
  • x860 - x899 East Asia (EA)
  • x900 - x999 Research, Historiography, and Trans-National History (INTL)

* For more information on seminars, please visit the Seminar page or contact the Undergraduate Administrator

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If you have questions about specific courses or see incorrect information in any of the listings, please email the Undergraduate Administrator in the department. New courses will be added as they are approved.