Arch Dalrymple III Department of History

University of Mississippi

Regional Designations for HST Courses

The History B.A. requires two HST courses from each of the following regions (18 credit hours total):
American History
European History
History of Other Regions

In addition, the B.A. requires an additional 15 credit hours drawn from any HST course.

When new HST courses are approved by the faculty, the instructor may determine the course’s regional designation if there are any ambiguities.

The following courses count as American History:
130 Intro. to US History to 1877
131 Intro. to US History since 1877
400 Early America to 1715
401 Colonial America, 1607-1763
402 Revolutionary America, 1763-1800
403 US- Emerging Nation, 1789-1850
404 US- The Civil War Era, 1848-1877
405 US- Nation Redefined, 1877-1918
406 US- WW1 to WWII, 1914-1945
407 US- The Nation since 1945
410 Native America, Pre-contact to 1850
411 Native America since 1850
414 African American History to 1865
415 African American History since 1865
418 African American Women’s History
420 History of African Americans in Sport
422 The Rise and Fall of American Slavery
424 The Civil Rights Era
426 The American Dream
428 US Women’s History
429 US Gender History
430 US Foreign Relations
431 US Legal History
432 US Economic History
433 US Labor History
434 US Religious History
435 US Military History
440 The Military History of the Civil War
450 Southern History to 1900
451 The South in the Twentieth Century
452 The History of Mississippi
453 Economic History of the South
454 Women in Southern History
455 History of Religion in the South
490 Problems in History- America

The following courses count as European History:
120 Intro. to European History to 1648
121 Intro. to European History since 1648
301 The Golden Age of Athens
302 Law and Life in Ancient Athens
303 Alexander the Great
304 Roman Republic
305 Roman Empire
306 From Republic to Empire
309 The Middle Ages
310 History of Medieval Christianity
311 Medieval Church and Empire
317 Late Middle Ages and Renaissance
318 Renaissance and Early Modern Studies
319 Reformation Europe
321 Tudor England, 1485-1603
322 Stuart England, 1603-1714
323 Age of Absolutism and Enlightenment
326 Age of Revolution, 1750-1850
331 Europe- Imperialism to World War II, 1890-1945
332 Europe since 1945
334 France since 1789
335 The French Revolution
336 The Napoleonic Era
338 Great Britain in the Modern Age
339 British Empire and Commonwealth
340 Italy since 1815
341 History of Germany, 1789-1918
342 History of Germany since 1890
343 History of the Holocaust
344 Late Imperial and Revolutionary Russia
345 Russia in the Twentieth Century
347 Science in the Modern World
348 The Darwinian Revolution
349 Society and the Sexes in Modern Europe
470 The First World War
491 Problems in History- Europe

The following courses count as History of other regions:
150 Intro. to Middle Eastern History
160 Intro. to Latin American History
170 Intro. to African History
180 Intro. to East Asian History
307 History of Ancient Christianity
350 Muslim World – Origins to Middle Ages
351 Muslim World – Middle Ages to WWI
352 The Middle East since 1914
355 Water in the Middle East
360 Colonial Latin America, 1450-1820
361 Latin America since 1820
362 History of Mexico and Central America
363 History of the Caribbean
366 Race and Ethnicity in Latin America
367 Social Revolutions in Latin America
368 Latin America and the Cold War
370 Modern Africa
371 History of Southern Africa
373 War, Rebellion and Revolution in Africa
374 Nationalism in Africa
375 History of Islam in Africa
380 Pre-Modern China
381 Late Imperial and Modern China
382 China in Revolution
383 China and the United States since 1784
384 Global Shanghai
387 Modern Japanese History
388 War and Memory in Japan
389 History of Japan-United States Relations
392 South Asia and the Indian Ocean
492 Problems in History- World

The following courses do not fit any of these categories:
300 Historical Methods
471 The Second World War
493 Undergraduate History Internship
495 Topics in History Abroad

The following courses may fit one of the three categories, based on the content and/or instructor of the particular section:
481 Topics in History and Film
494 Directed Readings in History
498 Undergrad Research Seminar in History
499 Undergrad Reading Seminar in History