HSTR 450

The Holocaust

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

Also: GMST 580

Formerly: HIST 387

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 HSTR 450, GMST 580, HIST 387, HIST 389 (if taken in the same topic).


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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