Course videos

 

In this page, we showcase some of the international history courses currently taught at the department. Watch the lecturers talk about the courses they teach, how they are structured and how students can benefit from taking them in order to better understand the world we live in today. Please note that all information was accurate at time of recording.

For a full list of all courses taught at the Department and for more information about the courses showcased below, visit undergraduate course guides and graduate course guides.

Undegraduate courses

HY113: From Empire to Independence: the Extra-European World in the Twentieth Century

HY113: From Empire to Independence HY113: From Empire to Independence
HY113: From Empire to Independence: The Extra-European World in the Twentieth Century by Dr Antony Best (2015)

HY206: The International History of the Cold War, 1945-1989

HY206: The International History of the Cold War, 1945-1989 HY206: The International History of the Cold War, 1945-1989
HY206: The International History of the Cold War, 1945-1989 by Dr Piers Ludlow (2015)

HY221: The History of Russia, 1682-1825

HY221: The History of Russia, 1682-1825 HY221: The History of Russia, 1682-1825
HY221: The History of Russia, 1682-1825 by Professor Janet Hartley (2016)

HY226: The Great War, 1914-1918

HY226: The Great War, 1914-1918 HY226: The Great War, 1914-1918
HY226: The Great War, 1914-1918 by Professor David Stevenson (2016)

HY235: Modernity and the State in East Asia: China, Japan and Korea since 1840

HY235: Modernity and the State in East Asia: China, Japan and Korea since 1840 HY235: Modernity and the State in East Asia: China, Japan and Korea since 1840
HY235: Modernity and the State in East Asia: China, Japan and Korea since 1840 by Dr Antony Best (2015)

HY238: The Cold War and European Integration, 1947-1992

HY238: The Cold War and European Integration, 1947-1992 HY238: The Cold War and European Integration, 1947-1992
HY238: The Cold War and European Integration, 1947-1992 by Dr Piers Ludlow (2015)

HY245: United States and the World since 1776

HY245: United States and the World since 1776 HY245: United States and the World since 1776
HY245: United States and the World since 1776 by Dr Megan Black (2018)

HY246: The Global Caribbean: Colonialism, Race, and Revolutions 1780s-1980s

HY246: The Global Caribbean: Colonialism, Race, and Revolutions 1780s-1980s HY246: The Global Caribbean: Colonialism, Race, and Revolutions 1780s-1980s
HY246: The Global Caribbean: Colonialism, Race, and Revolutions 1780s-1980s by Dr Imaobong Umoren (2018)

HY323: Travel, Pleasure and Politics: The European Grand Tour, 1670-1825

HY323: Travel, Pleasure and Politics: The European Grand Tour, 1670-1825 HY323: Travel, Pleasure and Politics: The European Grand Tour, 1670-1825
HY323: Travel, Pleasure and Politics: The European Grand Tour, 1670-1825 by Dr Paul Stock (2016)

HY326: Slavery, Capital, and Empire in the British World, 1700-1900

HY326: Slavery, Capital, and Empire in the British World, 1700-1900 HY326: Slavery, Capital, and Empire in the British World, 1700-1900
HY326: Slavery, Capital, and Empire in the British World, 1700-1900 by Dr Padraic X. Scanlan (2016)

HY329: Independent India: Myths of Freedom and Development

HY329: Independent India: Myths of Freedom and Development HY329: Independent India: Myths of Freedom and Development
HY329: Independent India: Myths of Freedom and Development by Dr Taylor C. Sherman (2017)

Postgraduate courses

HY400: Crisis Decision-Making in War and Peace, 1914-2003

HY400: Crisis Decision-Making in War and Peace 1914-2003 HY400: Crisis Decision-Making in War and Peace 1914-2003
HY400: Crisis Decision-Making in War and Peace 1914-2003 by Professor David Stevenson (2016)

HY411: European Integration in the Twentieth Century

HY411: European Integration in the Twentieth Century HY411: European Integration in the Twentieth Century
HY411: European Integration in the Twentieth Century by Dr Piers Ludlow (2015)

HY444: The Cold War in Latin America

HY444: The Cold War in Latin America HY444: The Cold War in Latin America
HY444: The Cold War in Latin America by Dr Tanya Harmer (2017)

HY461: East Asia in the Age of Imperialism, 1839-1945

HY461: East Asia in the Age of Imperialism, 1839-1945 HY461: East Asia in the Age of Imperialism, 1839-1945
HY461: East Asia in the Age of Imperialism, 1839-1945 by Dr Antony Best (2015)

HY465: The International History of the Balkans since 1939: State Projects, Wars, and Social Conflict

HY465: The International History of the Balkans since 1939: State Projects, Wars, and Social Conflict HY465: The International History of the Balkans since 1939: State Projects, Wars, and Social Conflict
HY465: The International History of the Balkans since 1939: State Projects, Wars, and Social Conflict by Dr Svetozar Rajak (2015)

HY469: Maps, History and Power: The Spaces and Cultures of the Past

HY469: Maps, History and Power: The Spaces and Cultures of the Past HY469: Maps, History and Power: The Spaces and Cultures of the Past
HY469: Maps, History and Power: The Spaces and Cultures of the Past by Dr Paul Stock (2015)

HY477: Race, Gender, and Reproduction in the Caribbean 1860s-1980s

HY477: Race, Gender, and Reproduction in the Caribbean 1860s-1980s HY477: Race, Gender, and Reproduction in the Caribbean 1860s-1980s
HY477: Race, Gender, and Reproduction in the Caribbean 1860s-1980s by Dr Imaobong Umoren (2018)

HY479: Environmental History in a Global Context

HY479: Environmental History in a Global Context HY479: Environmental History in a Global Context
HY479: Environmental History in a Global Context by Dr Megan Black (2018)