Four year Plan: B.A. in History with concentration in Humanities

This plan is intended solely as a guideline for students pursuing a four-year Bachelor of Arts degree in History. The particular needs of individual students may require a different timeframe; however, the History Department strongly advises students to complete as much of the General Education requirement as possible before undertaking requirements in the major. Students are also advised to consult regularly with their faculty advisors, to ensure satisfactory progress in the fulfillment of all University requirements.

 Year 1: Fall Semester (17 hrs)

            GEN 101 (1 hr)

            General Education Written Communications course* (3 hrs) (ENGL 101 or 105)

            General Education Oral Communication course* (3 hrs)

            General Education Mathematics* (3 hrs)

            HIST 101 or HIST 102 (3 hrs)

            Foreign Language I (4 hrs)

           

Year 1: Spring Semester (14 hrs)

Elective in Humanities 300+ (3 hrs)

General Education Social & Behavioral Sciences course, other than History* (3 hrs)

Foreign Language II (4 hrs)

General Education Natural Science, with lab* (e.g., BIOL 102, BIOL 104; 4 hrs)

 

Year 2: Fall Semester (16 hrs)

General Education Social & Behavioral Science course in third discipline* (3 hrs)

General Education Humanities course* (3 hrs)

General Education Natural Science course in second discipline* (3 hrs)

General Education Cultural Diversity course* (3 hrs)

Foreign Language III (4 hrs)

 

Year 2: Spring Semester (15 hrs)

General Education Written Communications course* (3 hrs) (ENGL 102)

                General Education Arts course* (3 hrs)

General Education Cultural Diversity course* (3 hrs)

Foreign Language IV   (3 hrs) or free elective (3 hrs)
Free Elective (3 hrs)

               

 Year 3: Fall Semester (15 hrs)

HIST 211 (3 hrs)

HIST 304 (3 hrs) (WR)

            300+ Humanities elective (3 hrs)

            300+ Humanities elective (3 hrs)

            300+ Elective in Humanities or Natural Sciences (3 hrs)

 

Year 3: Spring Semester (15 hrs)

            HIST 212 (3 hrs)

300+ History course: Ancient-Medieval European Area (3 hrs)

300+ History course: Asian/African/Latin American Area (3 hrs)

300+ Humanities elective (3 hrs)

300+ Elective in Humanities (3 hrs)

 

Year 4: Fall Semester (14 hrs)

300+ History course: Modern European Area (3 hrs)

300+ History course: Asian/African/Latin American Area (3 hrs)

500+ History elective (fulfills WR requirement; 3 hrs)

300+ Humanities elective (3 hrs)

Free elective (2 hrs)

 

Year 4: Spring Semester (15 hrs)

            500+ History elective (fulfills WR requirement; 3 hrs)

300+ History elective (3 hrs)

HUM 591-596 (3 hrs)

300+ History course:  American Area (3 hrs)

Free elective (3 hrs)

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*See list of approved General Education courses, pp. 20-21 of the Undergraduate Catalog

Foreign Language courses must be sequential courses, to the completion of the intermediate level of a single foreign language

With departmental approval the Electives in Humanities under Programmatic Requirements can also be used as Humanities electives under supporting courses as long as they are all 300+ level 

 


 

4-Year Plan: B.A. in History with concentration in Social Sciences

 

Year 1: Fall Semester (17 hrs)

            GEN 101 (1 hr)

            General Education Written Communications course* (3 hrs)

            General Education Oral Communication course* (3 hrs)

            General Education Mathematics* (3 hrs)

            HIST 101 or HIST 102 (3 hrs)

            Foreign Language I (4 hrs)

             

Year 1: Spring Semester (14 hrs)

            General Education Written Communications course* (3 hrs) 

            General Education Social & Behavioral Sciences course, other than History* (3 hrs)

Foreign Language II (4 hrs)

General Education Natural Science, with lab* (e.g., BIOL 102, BIOL 104; 4 hrs)

 

Year 2: Fall Semester (16 hrs)

General Education Social & Behavioral Science course in third discipline* (3 hrs)

General Education Humanities course* (3 hrs)

General Education Natural Science course in second discipline* (3 hrs)

General Education Cultural Diversity course* (3 hrs)

Foreign Language III (4 hrs)

 

Year 2: Spring Semester (15 hrs)

            General Education Arts course* (3 hrs)

Elective in Humanities or Natural Sciences, any level (3 hrs)

            General Education Cultural Diversity course* (3 hrs)

Elective 300+ (3 hrs)

Foreign Language IV (3 hrs) or free elective (3 hrs)

 

Year 3: Fall Semester (15 hrs)

HIST 211 (3 hrs)

HIST 304 (3 hrs) (WR)

TWO (2) electives in one department in Social Sciences Division, other than History

(6 hrs)

300+ Elective in Humanities or Natural Sciences (3 hrs)

 

Year 3: Spring Semester (15 hrs)

HIST 212 (3 hrs)

300+ History course: Ancient-Medieval European Area (3 hrs)

300+ History course: Asian/African/Latin American Area (3 hrs)

TWO (2) electives in second department in Social Sciences Division, other than History

(6 hrs)

 

Year 4: Fall Semester (17 hrs)

300+ History course: American area (3 hrs)

300+ History course: Modern European Area (3 hrs)

300+ History course: Asian/African/Latin American Area (3 hrs)

500+ History elective (fulfills WR requirement; 3 hrs)

300+ Elective in Humanities in Natural Sciences (3 hrs) 

Free elective 300+ (2 hrs)

 

Year 4: Spring Semester (12 hrs)

            500+ History elective (fulfills WR requirement; 3 hrs)

300+ History elective (3 hrs)

300+ Social Sciences elective, other than History (3 hrs)

300+ Social Sciences elective, other than History (3 hrs)

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*See list of approved General Education courses, pp. 20-21 of the Undergraduate Catalog

Foreign Language courses must be sequential courses, to the completion of the intermediate level of a single foreign language