Requirements for History 2011-12 catalog

 

History Options


History Department


B.A. in History (39.000 credits)
HIST 101 Shaping of the Contemporary World                 OR

HIST 190 Level One Honors Seminar 

3 cr.

HIST 110 - History Outside the Classroom 0 cr. 1 course 
HIST 201 - West and World I 3 cr.
HIST 202 - West and World II 3 cr.
HIST 203 - American History I 3 cr.
HIST 204 - American History II 3 cr.
HIST 497 - Proseminar for Capstone 3 cr.
(usually completed the semester before enrollment of HIST 499)

HIST 499 - History Capstone

3 cr.

6 credits in European history (HEUR) and 6 cr.
6 credits in non-European/non-U.S. history (HNW) and 6 cr.

6 credits in History electives

6 cr.

Auxiliary (6.000 credits)
Two semesters (6 credits) in the same foreign language   
These languages include: French, Spanish, German, Latin, Russian, Greek, Italian or Arabic. 6 cr.

American Sign Language does not fulfill this requirement.


History B.A. '09-'10


 

 

B.A. in History ( 39.000 credits )
with Certificate in Social Studies Teaching
HIST 101 Shaping of the Contemporary World                                      OR  
HIST 190 Level One Honors Seminar  3 cr.
HIST 110 - History Outside the Classroom 0 cr. 1 course 
HIST 201 - West and World I 3 cr.
HIST 202 - West and World II 3 cr.
HIST 203 - American History I 3 cr.
HIST 204 - American History II 3 cr.
HIST 497 - Proseminar for Capstone 3 cr.
HIST 499 - History Capstone 3 cr.
(usually completed the semester before enrollment of HIST 499)
HIST 327 - New York State History 3 cr.
Any HIST course with an American (AMSA) designation beyond HIST 203 and 204 3 cr.
3 hours in non-European/non-U.S. History 3 cr.
3 hours in European History (must not be Ancient History) 3 cr.

History Electives

6 cr.

Auxiliary ( 15.000 credits )
3 hours in Economics 3 cr.
POSC 100 - Contemporary U.S. Politics 3 cr.
3 hours in Sociology 3 cr.
Two semesters ( 6 credits ) in the same foreign language   
These languages include: French, Spanish, German, Latin, Russian, Greek, Italian or Arabic.            6 cr.  
American Sign Language does not fulfill this requirement.
History majors seeking initial teaching certification in grades 7-12
will need to maintain at least a 3.1 in History as well as an overall GPA of 2.9.
 
Education Certification ( 30.000 credits )
EDUC 210 Issues in Contemporary American Education 3 cr.
EDUC 260 Educational Psychology 3 cr.
EDUC 261 Foundations in Language and Literacy 3 cr.

EDUC 365 - Exceptional and At-Risk Learners

3 cr.

After completing these courses, one must apply to the Education Department. Upon
approval, the following courses are required to obtain the certification:

EDUC 481 - Instruction in Inclusion Classroom

4 cr.

The following courses are completed during the semester students participate in student teaching:
EDUC 461 - Literacy: Middle and High School 4 cr.
EDUC 487 - Clinical Experience in Middle School 5 cr.
EDUC 488 - Clinical Experience in High School 5 cr.
EDUC 495 - Drug Alcohol Tobacco Workshop 0 cr.

EDUC 496 - Child Abuse and School Violence Workshop

0 cr.

For those students who began the Education Sequence before the 2011-2012 year, please see the link below:

Education Certificate 2010-11

Education Department

History Education '09-'10