Spring 2017 - HIST 338 C100
World War II (4)
Class Number: 3964
Delivery Method: Distance Education
Course Times + Location:
Exam Times + Location:
Apr 11, 2017
12:00 PM – 3:00 PM
AQ 3153, Burnaby
Prerequisites:45 units, including six units of lower division history. Recommended: HIST 225.
An introduction to the history of the origins and course of the second world war.
History 338 covers World War II in Europe, but it’s not a conventional military or political course. It begins with the Paris Peace Conference at the end of World War I and goes beyond 1945 to define some of the consequences of World War II that shaped the postwar world, including the Marshall Plan. This ambitious, reading-intensive course includes a wide range of recent articles that shape current historical discussion. Although it addresses military and political events, approximately half of the readings concern social and cultural history and historiography.
- Online Participation 15%
- Assignment 1 10%
- Assignment 2 10%
- Assignment 3 30%
- Final Exam 35%
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Additional Course Fee: $40
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