Recommended Academic Plan for History (HIST) at Abington

Effective Date: Fall 2012

Semester 1

Course DetailsCredits
3
HIST survey course I (see Program Notes)Notes for: HIST survey course I

HIST survey course I

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Quantification (GQ)
3
Social and Behvaioral Science (GS)
3
Foreign Language Level 1
4
Total credits 16

Semester 2

Course DetailsCredits
HIST survey course IINotes for: HIST survey course II

HIST survey course II

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Humanities (GH)
3
Quantification (GQ)
4
Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)
3
Foreign Language Level 2
4
Total credits 16

Semester 3

Course DetailsCredits
CAS 100A - Effective Speech (GWS)

CAS 100A

or CAS 100B - Effective Speech (GWS)

CAS 100B

3
100/200 level HIST course (see Program Notes)Notes for: 100/200 level HIST course

100/200 level HIST course

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Humanities (GH)
3
Natural Sciences (GN)
3
Foreign Language Level 3
4
Total credits 16

Semester 4

Course DetailsCredits
100/200 level HIST course
3
100/200 level HIST course
3
3
Arts (GA)
3
Natural Sciences (GN)
3
Total credits 15

Semester 5

Course DetailsCredits
400 level HIST course (see Program Notes)Notes for: 400 level HIST

400 level HIST

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
4
100/200 level HIST courseNotes for: 100/200 level HIST

100/200 level HIST

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Natural Sciences (GN) Lab
3
Bachelor of Arts Requirement
3
Elective
3
Total credits 16

Semester 6

Course DetailsCredits
400 level HIST courseNotes for: 400 level HIST

400 level HIST

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
100/200 level HIST courseNotes for: 100/200 level HIST

100/200 level HIST

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Arts (GA)
3
Bachelor of Arts Requirement
3
Elective
3
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)
1.5
Total credits 16.5

Semester 7

Course DetailsCredits
400 level HIST courseNotes for: 400 level HIST

400 level HIST

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
400 level HIST courseNotes for: 400 level HIST

400 level HIST

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Other Cultures (OC)
or Elective
3
Bachelor of Arts Requirement
3
Elective
3
Health and Physical Activity (GHA)
1.5
Total credits 16.5

Semester 8

Course DetailsCredits
400 level HIST courseNotes for: 400 level HIST

400 level HIST

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
or HIST 302W - Undergraduate SeminarNotes for: HIST 302W

HIST 302W

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Elective
3
Elective
3
Elective
3
Elective
3
Total credits 15

Additional Notes

GWS, GHA, GQ, GN, GA, GH, and GS are codes used to identify General Education requirements.

US, IL, and US; IL are codes used to designate courses that satisfy University United States/International Cultures requirements.

W is the code used to designate courses that satisfy University Writing Across the Curriculum requirements.

 

Program Notes

1.  Course selections towards the HIST major must include at least 6 credits of Global History courses. Consult department list or advisor.

2.  All students are required to complete one of three survey course sequences: HIST 020 and 021 or HIST 001 and 002 or HIST 010 and 011

3.  All students must complete one course at the 100/200 level in each of the topic areas: European, United States, Global, and PreModern. See adviser for approved list.

4.  All students must complete at least one 3 credit WRITING INTENSIVE course. HIST 302W required of all History majors satisfies this requirement.

5.  All students must complete one 400 level HIST course in Global topics. See adviser for approved list.

6.  All students must take a United States Cultures (US) and an International Cultures (IL) course. Some of the prescribed courses for History majors may satisfy these requirements (HIST 020 or 021 for US, HIST 001 or 002 and HIST 010 or 011 for IL).

7.  Students who begin the foreign language sequence at a level higher than 001 need to replace the skipped credits with additional electives.

8.  At least one Natural Science course must be a laboratory course.

 

Course Scheduling Patterns

Hist 001: Fall 2013 (evening), Spring 2014, Fall 2014 (evening), Spring 2015, Fall 2015 (evening), Spring 2016, Fall 2016 (evening), Spring 2017, Fall 2017 (evening), Spring 2018

Hist 002: Fall 2013, Spring 2014 (evening), Fall 2014, Spring 2015 (evening), Fall 2015, Spring 2016 (evening), Fall 2016, Spring 2017 (evening), Fall 2017, Spring 2018 (evening)

Hist 020*: Fall 2013, Spring 2014 (evening), Fall 2014, Spring 2015 (evening), Fall 2015, Spring 2016 (evening), Fall 2016, Spring 2017 (evening), Fall 2017, Spring 2018 (evening)

His 021*: Fall 2013 (evening), Spring 2014 (evening), Fall 2014 (evening), Spring 2015 (evening), Fall 2015 (evening), Spring 2016 (evening), Fall 2016 (evening), Spring 2017 (evening), Fall 2017 (evening), Spring 2018 (evening)

Hist 1xx-2xx US: Fall 2013 (evening), Spring 2014, Fall 2014 (evening), Spring 2015, Fall 2015 (evening), Spring 2016, Fall 2016 (evening), Spring 2017, Fall 2017 (evening), Spring 2018

Hist 1xx-2xx Europe: Fall 2013, Spring 2014 (evening), Fall 2014, Spring 2015 (evening), Fall 2015, Spring 2016 (evening), Fall 2016, Spring 2017 (evening), Fall 2017, Spring 2018 (evening)

Hist 1xx-2xx Global: Fall 2013 (evening), Spring 2014, Fall 2014 (evening), Spring 2015, Fall 2015 (evening), Spring 2016, Fall 2016 (evening), Spring 2017, Fall 2017 (evening), Spring 2018

Hist 1xx-2xx Pre-1500: Fall 2013 (evening), Spring 2014 (evening), Fall 2014, Spring 2015 (evening), Fall 2015, Spring 2016 (evening), Fall 2016, Spring 2017 (evening), Fall 2017, Spring 2018 (evening)

Hist 302W: Fall 2013 (evening), Spring 2014, Fall 2014, Spring 2015 (evening) Fall 2015 (evening), Spring 2016, Fall 2016, Spring 2017 (evening), Fall 2017 (evening), Spring 2018

Hist 4xx Global: Spring 2014 (evening), Fall 2014, Spring 2015, Spring 2016 (evening) Fall 2016, Spring 2017, Fall 2017, Spring 2018 (evening)

Hist 4xx*: Fall 2013 (evening), Spring 2014 (evening), Fall 2014 (evening), Spring 2015 (evening), Fall 2015 (evening), Spring 2016 (evening), Fall 2016 (evening), Spring 2017 (evening), Fall 2017 (evening), Spring 2018 (evening)

* Offered each semester during the day

Legend

# Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.
* Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
† Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.

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