Academic Calendar 2021-22 
    
    May 18, 2024  
Academic Calendar 2021-22 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIST 150 - The Second World War


Credits: 3 Total Hours: 45
Students will examine the events leading to the outbreak of the Second World War in East Asia and in Europe before covering the conflict itself. Students will learn how public perception of military conflict changed, and examine the use of propaganda and censorship to maintain support for the war. This course will cover not only military campaigns, but will also explore the impacts of war on the home fronts and colonized peoples, and the treatment of racialized minorities especially in the Holocaust.

 

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Notes: Students who have completed HIST 290  Special Topics (World War II) will not receive credit for HIST 150.