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The Department of History offers an engaging and diverse undergraduate programme. We focus on History with emphasis on the Caribbean (Pre-Columbian, Colonial and Post-Colonial), Africa, South Asia, Latin America and their global connections. Our other areas of specialization are Women’s History, US History, Digital History and the History of Health in the Caribbean.
B.A. Degrees Offered:
Major in History
Special in History
Major in African and Asian Studies (Cross Departmental Programme)
Minor in History
The programme extends over a period of three (3) years of full-time or 5 years of part-time study.
In addition to Foundation courses and electives, history majors are required to complete the following:
Level 1 (first year) - 3 or 4 History courses including
Level 2 (second year) - at least 4 History courses, 2 of which must be
Level 3 (third year) - at least 4 Level III History courses and
HUMN 3099: Caribbean Studies Project (final year thesis)