The Created Medieval History of J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-Earth

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

Formerly: HIST 380T

From the creation of the universe in the Ainulindalë to the War of the Ring, an exploration of the history of Tolkien's world, providing a deep background and understanding both for those who know The Lord of the Rings and for those who are just recognizing the achievement that Tolkien's created medieval history represents.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of HSTR 336T, HIST 380A (if taken as section A01 in Jan-Apr 2013), HIST 380T.

Undergraduate course in History offered by the Department of History in the Faculty of Humanities.

Summer 2019 Fall 2019 Spring 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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