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History at Night

Every year, the history department offers its core courses at night at least once. With careful planning, it is possible to complete a standard concentration history major entirely with nighttime courses. For help with planning a nighttime major, please contact the department.

Gateway and Practicum Courses 2018-2019

Students in all of the HST major concentrations are required to take a pair of linked courses that includes a topical 300-level HST course in one quarter (called the “gateway course”) and the linked HST 390 research practicum, which is also the major’s Senior Capstone Seminar, on the same topic and taught by the same instructor the following quarter. The courses for 2018-19 are:

Fall 2018 - Winter 2019

pairs with
HST 338 (Gateway) The Great War, 1914-1918 HST 390 Capstone in Historical Research and Writing
HST 355 (Gateway) Gandhi and the World pairs with HST 390 Capstone in Historical Research and Writing

Winter 2019 - Spring 2019

pairs with
HST 373 (Gateway) The Civil War Era HST 390 Capstone in Historical Research and Writing