GMST 580

The Holocaust

Units: 1.5

Also: HSTR 450

Examines the origins, progression, central characters and legacies of the Nazi genocide. Focuses on Jewish experiences of Nazi terror and investigates how Nazi racial policy targeted other social and ethnic groups. Considers the post-1945 representation of the Holocaust in film, museum exhibits and memorials.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of GMST 580, HSTR 450, HIST 387, HIST 389 (if taken in the same topic).

Graduate course in the Germanic Studies program offered by the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Summer Fall Spring

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