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  • Social Studies - Emphasis in History
  • History

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  • Fall 2013 Undergraduate Catalog - Official

    B.S. Degree in Social Studies - History (120 Credits)

    Core Requirements

    ANTH 110 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (3)
    ECON 100 The American Economy (3)
    GEOS 111 Cultures and Regions (3)
    HIST 121 History of the United States to 1877 (3)
    HIST 122 History of the United States Since 1877 (3)
    HIST 440 Secondary Social Studies Instruction (3)
    POL 105 Making Sense of Politics (3)
    PSY 113 General Psychology (3)
    SOC 110 Introduction to Sociology (3) or
    SOC 210 Social Problems (3)


    Requirements

    History Primary Emphasis (21 credits)

    Students must take the following. Students must also choose a secondary emphasis in Anthropology, Economics, Geography, Political Science, Psychology, or Sociology.

    HIST 104 World History I (3)
    HIST 105 World History II (3)
    HIST 205 Introduction to Historical Methods (3)

    Additionally, students must take 12 credits of electives at the 300 level or above distributed in the following areas: at least three credits in European History, at least three credits in U.S. or Canadian History, and at least three credits in African, Asian, Latin American, or modern Middle Eastern History. In addition, students must take a 3 credit elective which can be in any area of history.

    History Secondary Emphasis (12 credits)

    Students must take HIST 105 World History II (3)

    Students must also take 9 credits of courses at the 300 level or above distributed as follows: one course in European History; one course in the history of either Africa, Asia, Latin America, or the modern Middle East; and one course in the history of the United States or Canada.