History BA, Secondary Education Concentration

Program Requirements

No grades of D in upper-division courses are allowed in the Secondary Education track of the History major. Upper-division courses are all courses other than those of Areas A through F of the core curriculum. 1000- or 2000-level courses used in the upper division are included in this restriction

Core Curriculum (Areas A-E)42
All Core Curriculum requirements for the History and Secondary Education degree are shown under Core Curriculum in the Graduation Requirements section of the Undergraduate Catalog.
Lower Division Major Requirements (Area F)18
World Language Option
For History & Secondary Education majors, knowledge of a world language is strongly recommended.0-6
Lower Division Major Requirements
Choose 12 hours from the following: 112
Survey-PreModern World History (whichever *not* taken in Area E2)
Survey of Modern World History
Survey of US History to 1877 (whichever *not* taken in Area E3)
US HIST Since Reconstruction
Historical Methods
Critical Trends and Issues
Lower Division Major Electives0-6
Choose 0-6 hours from the following:
Intro-African American Studies
Principles of Macroeconomics
Principles of Microeconomics
Elementary Statistics
Introduction to Philosophy
Ethics/History/Cntmpry Persp
Intro to Aesthetics
Intro to Political Science
Intro to Global Issues
Intro to Human Development
Introduction to Sociology
Intro to Marriage & the Family
Social Problems
Upper Division History Major Requirements18
HIST 3001Historiography3
HIST 3110Georgia History and Government3
HIST 3700U.S. Historical Geography3
or HIST 3800 World Historical Geography
HIST 4250History of World Religions3
HIST 3601Methods for Teaching History3
HIST 4850Senior Thesis in History3
Upper Division U.S. History Electives9
Choose nine hours from the following:
Intro to Public History
Establishment-US 1607-1800
The Age of Jefferson & Jackson
The Civil War Era
The Reconstruction Era
US-Gilded Age & Prog. Era
Themes-Twentieth Cen. US Hist.
U.S. History, 1914-1945
Modern America, 1945-present
History through Film
Business & Economic History
Fam. Hist. & Genealogical Res
U.S. Military History
Women's History
Environmental History
History of the Old South
History of the New South
African American Hist. to 1877
African Am. Hist. since 1877
Selected Topics in History
Upper Division World History Electives 49
Choose nine hours from the following:
Twentieth Century World
Colonial Latin America
Modern Latin America
History of Mexico
History of Sub Sahara Africa
Spec. Topics in Hist-Mid. East
Pre-Modern East Asian History
Modern East Asian History
Pre-Modern South Asia History
Modern South Asian History
Pre-Modern Russian History
Modern Russian History
History of Middle East to 1800
History of Middle East-1800
Ancient Greece and Rome
History of the Middle Ages
Early Modern Europe
Europe Since 1815
Secondary Teacher Education Emphasis Area27
EDUC 2110Invest. Critical/Contem. Issue3
EDUC 2120Exploring Socio-Culture3
EDUC 2130Exploring Learning & Teaching3
EDUC 3030Exploring-Exceptional Learner3
EDUC 3200Secondary Curr. & Assessment3
EDUC 3210Classroom Methods & Mgmt.3
EDUC 4003Secondary Level Seminar1
EDUC 4725Secondary Practicum2
EDUC 4730Secondary Level Internship3
EDUC 4731Secondary Level Internship3
Total Credit Hours123

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