Slavic & East European Studies (SEES)

SEES 2380  Introduction to Slavic and East European Studies I  (3)  
Cross-listed as HIS 2380, SLS 2380  

Basic introduction to the peoples, history, and cultures of the countries covered by Slavic and East European Studies, including the post-Communist states of Central and Eastern Europe, the former Soviet Republics, and the former Federated Yugoslavia up to the mid-1700's.

SEES 2381  Introduction to Slavic and East European Studies  (3)  
Cross-listed as HIS 2381  

Major events and factors -- e.g., political, economic, and social -- leading to upheaval and change in the area countries from the mid-1760's to the present, with attention to the Bolshevik Revolution in Russia, Stalinism, the creation of the Soviet Empire, the collapse of communism in Central and Eastern Europe, and the transition of post-communist states.

SEES 2V70  Independent Study  (1-3)  
Pre-requisite(s): Consent of director  

Supervised individual research in Slavic Studies consultation with a professor. Examination and term paper. With content changed, course may be repeated once for credit.

SEES 3V70  Advanced Independent Study  (1-3)  
Pre-requisite(s): Consent of director  

Independent research in Slavic Studies in consultation with a professor. Examination and term paper. With content changed, course may be repeated once for credit.

SEES 4363  Traditional Music and Culture in Europe  (3)  
Cross-listed as MUS 4363  

See MUS 4363 for course information.

SEES 4379  The Cold War  (3)  
Cross-listed as HIS 4379  

See HIS 4379 for course information.

SEES 4V90  Independent Readings  (1-3)  
Pre-requisite(s): Consent of instructor and graduate director of student's home department; upper-level standing  

This course is designed for advanced undergraduates and graduate students. Directed readings on a topic selected by the student in consultation with the graduate director of the student's home department and the director of SEES. Maximum of 6 credit hours.