History - Minor

College of Arts and Sciences
Department of History
305 Bowman Hall
Kent Campus
330-672-2882
history@kent.edu
www.kent.edu/history


Description

The History minor provides opportunities for students to gain the ability to think critically, read analytically and research and write effectively.

FULLY OFFERED AT:

  • Geauga Campus
  • Kent Campus
  • Stark Campus

Admission Requirements

Admission to a minor is open to students enrolled in a bachelor’s degree, the A.A.B. or A.A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree (not Individualized Program major). Students enrolled only in the A.A. or A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree in Individualized Program may not declare a minor. Students may not pursue a minor and a major in the same discipline.

 

Minor Requirements

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Minor Requirements
World and American History Electives, choose from the following:9
WORLD HISTORY: ANCIENT AND MEDIEVAL (DIVG) (KHUM)
WORLD HISTORY: MODERN (DIVG) (KHUM)
EARLY AMERICA: FROM PRE-COLONIZATION TO CIVIL WAR AND RECONSTRUCTION (DIVD) (KHUM)
MODERN AMERICA: FROM INDUSTRIALIZATION TO GLOBALIZATION (DIVD) (KHUM)
European History Electives, choose from the following:3
WORLD WAR II
HISTORY OF ENGLAND TO 1688
ENGLAND SINCE 1688
NATO:THE ENDURING ALLIANCE
THE PROTESTANT AND CATHOLIC REFORMATIONS
SEVENTEENTH-CENTURY EUROPE
HISTORY AND SOCIETY OF MODERN GREECE
HISTORY OF MODERN FRANCE
MODERN EUROPE, 1815 TO PRESENT
EUROPE IN THE RENAISSANCE
FOUNDATIONS IN THE HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE
THE SCIENTIFIC REVOLUTION
MEDICINE IN THE MODERN WORLD SINCE 1500
SPECIAL TOPICS IN EUROPE SINCE 1500
NINETEENTH-CENTURY EUROPE
MODERN EUROPEAN HISTORY, 1914-1945
MODERN EUROPEAN HISTORY:1945-PRESENT
CONSUMPTION AND MASS CULTURE IN MODERN EUROPE
WOMEN AND GENDER IN MODERN EUROPE
HISTORY OF GERMANY, 1871-PRESENT
IMPERIAL RUSSIA, 1689-1917
MODERN RUSSIA, 1917-PRESENT
POLITICS, CULTURE AND SOCIETY OF 20TH-CENTURY EUROPE
COMPARATIVE FASCISM
COLLOQUIUM:SAINTS, MONKS, AND THE MEDIEVAL COMMUNITY
THE HOLOCAUST:THE DESTRUCTION OF EUROPEAN JEWRY, 1938-1945
THE FRENCH REVOLUTION AND NAPOLEON
COLLOQUIUM:WOMEN IN MODERN EUROPE (DIVG) (WIC)
COLLOQUIUM ON VICTORIAN ENGLAND (WIC)
SPECIAL TOPICS: EUROPE SINCE 1500
Global History Electives, choose from the following:3
THE GLOBAL COLD WAR
CHINESE CIVILIZATION
HISTORY OF JAPAN
TRADITION AND REVOLUTION IN SOUTHEAST ASIA
INDIA SINCE 1526
VIETNAM WAR
THE SIXTIES: A THIRD WORLD VIEW
COMPARATIVE THIRD WORLD REVOLUTIONS
HISTORY OF CONTEMPORARY AFRICA
HIGHLIFE HISTORIES: MODERN AFRICAN URBAN EXPERIENCE
ZIONISM AND ISRAEL
HISTORY OF THE MIDDLE EAST
ANCIENT AND EARLY MEDIEVAL JEWISH HISTORY
LATE MEDIEVAL AND MODERN JEWISH HISTORY
HISTORY OF AFRICAN CIVILIZATION
MODERN LATIN AMERICA (DIVG)
EARLY LATIN AMERICA
SPECIAL TOPICS IN GLOBAL HISTORY
HISTORY OF MODERN CHINA
HISTORY OF AFRICA, 1880-PRESENT
AFRO-LATIN AMERICA
COLLOQUIUM:CHINA AND JAPAN (WIC)
Pre-1800 History Electives, choose from the following:3
HISTORY OF ENGLAND TO 1688
THE PROTESTANT AND CATHOLIC REFORMATIONS
SEVENTEENTH-CENTURY EUROPE
EUROPE IN THE RENAISSANCE
WAR AND SOCIETY IN THE UNITED STATES FROM 1607 THROUGH 1865
ANCIENT AND EARLY MEDIEVAL JEWISH HISTORY
EARLY LATIN AMERICA
THE SCIENTIFIC REVOLUTION
MEDICINE IN THE MODERN WORLD SINCE 1500
SPECIAL TOPICS IN PRE-1800 HISTORY
ROMAN HISTORY
THE EARLY MIDDLE AGES
THE HIGH MIDDLE AGES
HISTORY OF COLONIAL AMERICA:1492-1714 (DIVD)
EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY AMERICA:1714-1789 (DIVD)
COLLOQUIUM:SAINTS, MONKS, AND THE MEDIEVAL COMMUNITY
COLLOQUIUM:MEDIEVAL RUSSIA
United States History Electives, choose from the following:3
AMERICAN HISTORY THROUGH POPULAR MUSIC
HISTORY OF OHIO
US FOREIGN RELATIONS THROUGH 1898
US FOREIGN RELATIONS, 1898-1945
US FOREIGN RELATIONS SINCE 1945
HISTORY OF WOMEN IN THE UNITED STATES
AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY: SLAVERY TO FREEDOM
AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY: RECONSTRUCTION TO THE PRESENT
SECTIONAL CONFLICT AND CIVIL WAR
RECONSTRUCTION AND THE LATER SOUTH
WAR AND SOCIETY IN THE UNITED STATES FROM 1607 THROUGH 1865
WAR AND SOCIETY IN THE UNITED STATES FROM 1865 TO THE PRESENT
MIGRATIONS TO AMERICA, 1607 TO PRESENT
PROGRESSIVE AMERICA: THE UNITED STATES, 1896-1919
NEW ERA THROUGH WORLD WAR: THE UNITED STATES, 1920-1945
RECENT AMERICA: THE UNITED STATES, 1945-PRESENT
SPECIAL TOPICS IN UNITED STATES HISTORY
AMERICAN CULTURAL HERITAGE:THE ARTS AND SOCIETY
INTRODUCTION TO PUBLIC HISTORY
HISTORY OF COLONIAL AMERICA:1492-1714 (DIVD)
EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY AMERICA:1714-1789 (DIVD)
JEFFERSON-JACKSON ERA, 1789-1848
THE UNITED STATES:THE WESTWARD MOVEMENT
AMERICAN SOCIAL AND INTELLECTUAL HISTORY 1790-1876 (DIVD)
AMERICAN SOCIAL AND INTELLECTUAL HISTORY, 1876-PRESENT (DIVD)
THE GREAT DEPRESSION IN AMERICA
THE SIXTIES IN AMERICA
COLLOQUIUM:U.S. MIDDLE PERIOD, 1820-1900 (WIC)
COLLOQUIUM IN AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY TO 1877
COLLOQUIUM IN AFRICAN AMERICAN HISTORY SINCE 1877
SPECIAL TOPICS IN UNITED STATES HISTORY
History Elective, choose from any of the history electives (European History, Global History, Pre-1800 History, United States History)3
Minimum Total Credit Hours:24

Graduation Requirements

Minimum Minor GPA
2.000
  • Students must complete at least two upper-division (30000 or 40000 level) courses in the minor at Kent State on a graded basis (A-F).