The Numbering System
500-599 = lecture/discussion courses or seminars open to undergraduate and graduate students.
600-699 = graduate reading seminars.
700-799 = graduate research seminars.
History 606 – Historical Criticism. This is an introduction to the professional study of History and is required of all graduate students.
History 750 – Professional Development Seminar. This is a one-credit professional development seminar required of all first-year doctoral students.
Courses required for specific fields:
History 705 – Colloquium in Pre-Modern European History. This is required for students in pre-modern European history.
History 640 and 641 – Readings in American History. This is a two-semester reading seminar that is required of all doctoral students concentrating in U.S. history.