History Education/Middle School Extension (BA)

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HEGIS Number: 2205

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Course Descriptions
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History Education/Middle School Extension BA


Major Discipline Requirements*

Choose two of the following Courses
HIST201Beginnings of the American People 
HIST202The Emergence of Urban America 
HIST204Contemporary America 
HIST205History of Women in the United States 
HIST272African-American History 
HIST273The American Worker 
HIST274The American Ethnic Experience 
HIST311The Colonial Period of American History, 1492-1760 
HIST312The Era of the American Revolution, 1760-1815 
HIST313The Civil War 
HIST315American Diplomatic History, 1789-1914 
HIST316American Diplomacy in the Twentieth Century 
HIST326American Economic History Since the Civil War 
Choose two of the following Courses
HIST206Women and the Family in World History 
HIST210Renaissance, Reformation and the Early Modern European State 
HIST331The Ancient Near East and Greece 
HIST332The Ancient World: Rome 
HIST333Nineteenth-Century Europe 
HIST334Twentieth-Century Europe 
HIST335Russia From the Middle Ages to 1855 
HIST336Russia From 1855 to the Present 
HIST337Modern England 
HIST338Modern France 
HIST339Modern Germany: 1648-1945 
HIST340The Holocaust: the Jewish Experience Under Nazism 
HIST344Contemporary Europe 
Choose two of the following Courses
HIST257East Asia to the Nineteenth Century 
HIST258East Asia From 1800 to the Present 
HIST262History of the Middle East 
HIST275African History Until 1800 
HIST276African History From 1800 Until the Present 
HIST277The Caribbean Since Columbus 
HIST278History of Modern India 
HIST353Modern China 
HIST354Modern Japan 
HIST359Contemporary China and Japan 
HIST367Colonial Latin America 
HIST368Latin America Since 1825 
HIST374Africa and the Atlantic Slave Trade 
HIST375Decolonization in West Africa 
HIST376West Africa Since Independence 
An additional 18 History credits at the 200 level or above18 

Education Course Requirements


Foundations Sequence

EDUC230Teaching with Multimedia Technology 
EDUC280Child and Adolescent Development for Teachers 
PSY215Human Development I: Infancy/Childhood 
EDUC268Bilingual and English Language Learner (ELL) Education 
EDUC283Effective Teaching and Learning in Diverse and Inclusive Classrooms 
MATH271Topics in Foundational Mathematics 
PHIL202Major Ideas and Issues in Education 
SOC202Major Ideas and Issues in Education 
EDUC271Adolescent and Youth Development 

Professional Educational Sequence

EDUC390Elementary Curriculum & Methods I: Learning Goals and Assessments Across Curriculum 
EDUC392Elementary Curriculum & Methods II: Instruction and Classroom Management Across Curriculum 
EDUC323Curriculum and Methods in Elementary Education: Mathematics 
EDUC352Instructional Strategies in Middle and High Schools 
EDUC369Early Language & Literacy for English Only and English Language Learners (EO & ELLs) 
EDUC370Content Area Literacy 2 - 6 EO and ELL 

Student Teaching and Student Teaching Seminar

EDUC431Supervised Student Teaching, Grades 1 - 3 
EDUC432Supervised Student Teaching, Grades 4 - 6 

B.A. with Honors in History

Juniors and Seniors who meet the following requirements, a 3.6 average, a minimum of 24 credits in elective History courses, and either a 400-level History seminar or History 490, Senior Research in History, should apply for graduation with a B.A. with Honors in History.