Faculty Profile

Richard Golden

Title
Professor
Department
History
College
College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

    

Education

PhD, The Johns Hopkins University, 1975.
Major: concentration on early modern French history
MA, The Johns Hopkins University, 1972.
Major: early modern French history
BA, Vanderbilt University, 1969.
Major: major in history, minor in economics

Current Scheduled Teaching*

HIST 4900.701, Special Problems, Spring 2021
HIST 4263.001, Topics in African, Asian, or Latin American History, Spring 2021

* Texas Education Code 51.974 (HB 2504) requires each institution of higher education to make available to the public, a syllabus for undergraduate lecture courses offered for credit by the institution.

Previous Scheduled Teaching*

HIST 4380.001, The European Witch Hunts, Spring 2020 Syllabus
HIST 5040.001, Studies in Modern European History, Spring 2019 SPOT
HIST 4290.111, Intellectual, Cultural and Social History of Medieval and Early Modern Europe., Spring 2018 Syllabus SPOT
HIST 5900.714, Special Problems, Spring 2018
HIST 4380.001, The European Witch Hunts, Fall 2017 Syllabus SPOT
HIST 5950.714, Master's Thesis, Spring 2016
HIST 5040.001, Studies in Modern European History, Spring 2016 SPOT
HIST 5950.710, Master's Thesis, Fall 2015
HIST 5900.809, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2015
HIST 5950.714, Master's Thesis, Spring 2015
HIST 5900.708, Special Problems, Spring 2015
HIST 5040.002, Studies in Modern European History, Spring 2015
HIST 5950.710, Master's Thesis, Fall 2014
HIST 5900.718, Special Problems, Fall 2014
HIST 5950.714, Master's Thesis, Spring 2014
HIST 5950.710, Master's Thesis, Fall 2013
HIST 5900.718, Special Problems, Fall 2013
HIST 5040.004, Studies in Modern European History, Fall 2013
HIST 5950.714, Master's Thesis, Spring 2013
HIST 5040.002, Studies in Modern European History, Spring 2013
HIST 5950.710, Master's Thesis, Fall 2012
HIST 5080.001, Seminar in Modern European History, Fall 2012
HIST 5900.818, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2012
HIST 4900.714, Special Problems, Spring 2012
HIST 5900.714, Special Problems, Spring 2012
HIST 6900.714, Special Problems, Spring 2012
HIST 5040.002, Studies in Modern European History, Fall 2011
HIST 5040.001, Studies in Modern European History, Spring 2011
HIST 5040.002, Studies in Modern European History, Fall 2010
HIST 5950.710, Master's Thesis, Summer 5W1 2010
HIST 5950.714, Master's Thesis, Spring 2010
HIST 5040.001, Studies in Modern European History, Spring 2010
HIST 5040.791, Studies in Modern European History, Spring 2010
HIST 5950.723, Master's Thesis, Fall 2009
HIST 4380.001, The European Witch Hunts, Fall 2009 Syllabus
HIST 5950.727, Master's Thesis, Summer 5W2 2009
HIST 6940.714, Individual Research, Spring 2009
HIST 4290.001, Intellectual, Cultural and Social History of Medieval and Early Modern Europe., Spring 2009
HIST 5950.714, Master's Thesis, Spring 2009
HIST 6940.713, Individual Research, Fall 2008
HIST 5950.723, Master's Thesis, Fall 2008
HIST 5080.001, Seminar in Modern European History, Fall 2008
HIST 5950.714, Master's Thesis, Spring 2008
HIST 5040.001, Studies in Modern European History, Spring 2008
HIST 5950.723, Master's Thesis, Fall 2007
HIST 4380.001, The European Witch Hunts, Fall 2007
HIST 5950.730, Master's Thesis, Summer 5W2 2007
HIST 5900.714, Special Problems, Spring 2007
HIST 4263.003, Topics in African, Asian, or Latin American History, Spring 2007
HIST 4290.001, Intellectual, Cultural and Social History of Medieval and Early Modern Europe., Fall 2006
HIST 5900.738, Special Problems, Fall 2006
HIST 5040.001, Studies in Modern European History, Summer 5W2 2006
HIST 5040.001, Studies in Modern European History, Spring 2006
HIST 5950.723, Master's Thesis, Fall 2005
HIST 5900.710, Special Problems, Fall 2005
HIST 4380.001, The European Witch Hunts, Fall 2005
HIST 5950.701, Master's Thesis, Summer 5W2 2005
HIST 5040.001, Studies in Modern European History, Summer 5W2 2005
HIST 4290.001, Intellectual, Cultural and Social History of Medieval and Early Modern Europe., Spring 2005
HIST 5950.701, Master's Thesis, Spring 2005
HIST 5900.716, Special Problems, Spring 2005
HIST 5080.001, Seminar in Modern European History, Fall 2004
HIST 5900.702, Special Problems, Fall 2004

* Texas Education Code 51.974 (HB 2504) requires each institution of higher education to make available to the public, a syllabus for undergraduate lecture courses offered for credit by the institution.

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Overall
Summative Rating
Challenge and
Engagement Index
Response Rate

out of 5

out of 7
%
of
students responded
  • Overall Summative Rating (median):
    This rating represents the combined responses of students to the four global summative items and is presented to provide an overall index of the class’s quality. Overall summative statements include the following (response options include a Likert scale ranging from 5 = Excellent, 3 = Good, and 1= Very poor):
    • The course as a whole was
    • The course content was
    • The instructor’s contribution to the course was
    • The instructor’s effectiveness in teaching the subject matter was
  • Challenge and Engagement Index:
    This rating combines student responses to several SPOT items relating to how academically challenging students found the course to be and how engaged they were. Challenge and Engagement Index items include the following (response options include a Likert scale ranging from 7 = Much higher, 4 = Average, and 1 = Much lower):
    • Do you expect your grade in this course to be
    • The intellectual challenge presented was
    • The amount of effort you put into this course was
    • The amount of effort to succeed in this course was
    • Your involvement in course (doing assignments, attending classes, etc.) was
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