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2019-2020 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2019-2020 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HIST 306 - Playing the Past: Games as Historical Narrative, Public Memory, and Cultural Representations

(3 units)

Prerequisites: G.E. Foundation, Upper-division status or consent of undergraduate/graduate advisor.
This course focuses on the representation of history and historical narrative in both World and American histories through video games. Students will analyze how history-themed video games bring new questions and perspectives to academic history and history education.

Both grading options.