Fields of concentration
As early as the end of the second term, but in any case no later than the end of the fourth, students select a field of concentration from those listed below. The fields are:
Middle Ages and Renaissance
The Ancien Régime (Classicism and Enlightenment)
The Revolution to the Present
Students are expected, in consultation with the Director of Graduate Studies, to enroll in some courses or seminars in each of the fields.
Some knowledge of each of the fields must be demonstrated in the general examinations.
A reading list covering all of the fields is available from the department, login for Access.