Department of History

Department of History

General History Program Curriculum


General Requirements For The Bachelors Degree Program
(B.A.) 120 hours

Student Name: ______________________________                             GSU ID#: __________________________________

Course No.

Course Title

HR

Sem Yr.

Grade

FRESHMAN YEAR

FYE 101

First Year Experience I

1

 

 

FYE 102

First Year Experience II

1

 

 

ENG 101

Freshman Composition  I

3

 

 

ENG 102

Freshman Composition  II

3

 

 

MATH 131

College Algebra

3

 

 

MATH 132

Trigonometry

3

 

 

SCIENCES

________________________________

Student must choose Group A or Group B****

9

 

 

HIST 103

World History I

3

 

 

HIST 104

World History II

3

 

 

FINE AND PERFORMING ARTS

________________________________

Student must choose any ONE(1)***

3

 

 

**Required**

Service Learning Hours

 

 

 

 

TOTAL

32

 

 

SOPHOMORE YEAR

ENG 200

World Literature

3

 

 

HIST 201

American National Multicultural History

3

 

 

HIST 202

Recent American History#

3

 

 

SOC 200

Cultural Anthropology

3

 

 

PS 201

American National Government

3

 

 

PHIL 201

Introduction to Philosophy

3

 

 

HUMANITIES

_____________________________

Students must choose any ONE (1)**

3

 

 

FOREIGN LANGUAGES

(6 hours in the same language)

_____________________________    _____________________________

Students must choose any TWO (2)^

6

 

 

SOCIAL SCIENCE

_____________________________   

Students must choose ONE (1)*

 

3

 

 

GET 300

Rising Junior Exam

0

 

 

**Required**

Service Learning Hours

 

 

 

 

TOTAL

30

 

 

JUNIOR YEAR

HIST 304

Historiography and Research Methods#

3

 

 

HISTORY (300 LEVEL or ABOVE)

U.S. History (HIST 319 or HIST 320 required)^^#

Course Title

Sem Yr

Grade

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

12

 

 

HISTORY (300 LEVEL or ABOVE)

Non-U.S. History(HIST 339 or HIST 340 required)^^#

Course Title

Sem Yr

Grade

 

 

 

 

 

 

12

 

 

Free Elective

Free Elective

Course Title

Sem Yr

Grade

 

 

 

 

 

 

3

 

 

**Required**

Service Learning Hours

 

 

 

 

TOTAL

30

 

 

SENIOR YEAR

HIST 490

Senior Research Project#

3

 

 

HISTORY(300 LEVEL or ABOVE)

U.S. History^^#

Course Title

Sem Yr

Grade

 

 

 

3

 

 

HISTORY (300 LEVEL or ABOVE)

Non-U.S. History^^#

Course Title

Sem Yr

Grade

 

 

 

3

 

 

History Electives

 History Elective

Course Title

Sem Yr

Grade

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

6

 

 

Free Electives

 Free Elective

Course Title

Sem Yr

Grade

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

   13

 

 

**Required**

Service Learning Hours

 

 

 

 

TOTAL                                   120

28

 

 

#Must earn C or higher                   

 *Social Science
ECON 201 (Macroeconomics)
SOC 101 (Introduction to Social Sciences)
SOC 201 (Introduction to Sociology)
PSY 200 (General Psychology)
GEOG 201 (Cultural Geography)

^Foreign Languages
SPAN 101 (Spanish I) and SPAN 102 (Spanish II)
or
FREN 101 (French I) and FREN 102 (French II)

 **Humanities
HUM 200 (African Culture)
HUM 201 (Western Culture)
HUM 202 (Non-Western Culture)
HUM 301 (Humanities of the South)

^^History
U.S. History
HIST 303 Black Women in America
HIST 313 US Military History
HIST 319 African American History to 1877
HIST 320 African American History since 1877
HIST 322 Louisiana History
HIST 35 US since 1945
HIST 445 Jacksonian America
HIST 446 Civil War & Reconstruction
HIST 449 Comparative Slavery

***Fine & Performing Arts
ART 105 (Art Appreciation)
ART 210 (Fine and Performing Arts)
MUS 219 (Music Appreciation for non-Majors)
THEA 100 (Intro. to the Theatre)

Non-U.S. History
HIST 308 Early Modern Europe
HIST 309 19th Century Europe
HIST 310 History of Latin America
HIST 312 20th Century Europe
HIST 339 African History I
HIST 340 African History II
HIST 430 Roman Republic & Empire
HIST 438 Modern Culture & Ideas
HIST 454 Religion in Africa

 ****Sciences
GROUP A
BIOL 103 (Principles of Biology I),
BIOL 104 (Principles of Biology II), &
SCI  105 (Physical Science Survey I) or CHEM 101 (Environmental Chemistry)

          OR

GROUP B
SCI  105 (Physical Science Survey I), SCI 106 (Physical Science Survey II), & BIOL 103 (Principles of Biology I)

 

Course rotation subject to change based on faculty availability

 

160 hours of service learning (SL) is required, 80 Course Service learning hours and 80 Community Service Learning Hours

                                                   

Advisor Signature ___________________________________________   Date: ____________________


Dept. Chair Signature _______________________________________     Date: ____________________    

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