Elementary Endorsement in History
(For elementary education majors who want a subject specialty in history)
Requires a minimum of 12 credits of elementary student teaching (EDU413).
|American history courses required:
|American history electives: 2 credits
|HIS 201 - History of the United States to 1865
(4 credits) (American history) This is a study of the early history of our national existence, from colonial beginnings through the Civil War. The emphasis is on those influences which have been most formative in shaping American society.
|HIS 202 - History of the United States from 1865
(4 credits) (American history) This surveys developments from 1865 to the present with the focus being upon the transformation of the U.S. into a modern urban-industrial society and its emergence as a 20th century world power.
|World history courses required:
|European/world history electives: 5 credits
|American and European/world history electives: 5 credits
|HIS 230 - Issues in Cross-cultural History
(Chinese Civilization, Islamic Civilization and Latin America-General Education
options under Integrative General Education Cross-Cultural
requirement)(European/world history) Study of a selected topic in a field of
history other than Europe, Canada and the United States. Each offering will
have as a major goal to identify prominent contemporary features of the
civilization/culture(s) under study and consider how these features have
historically developed. May be taken more than once provided a different topic
is studied. Prerequisite: HIS120HP. (4 credits; alternate years, consult
|Total credits required: 24