Department of History and Philosophy

Programs: B.S. in History Education

The Bachelor of Science in History Education is calculated in the following manner.


Lower Division Major Requirements (AREA F)


Course NumCourse TitleCredit Hours
EDUC 2120 Investigating Issues in Education 3
EDUC 2120 Exploring Perspectives in Diversity 3
GEOG 1101 Intro to Geography 3
HIST 2111 America to 1890 3
HIST 2206 Origins of Great Traditions 3
HIST 2271 Introduction to the History Profession 3

Teaching Field Requirements

Required Courses

Please complete all of the following required courses. (15 hours)

Course NumCourse TitleCredit Hours
ECON 2100 Principles of Microeconomics 3
POLS 3300 U.S. Constitution and Courts 3
HIST 3304 History of Georgia 3
HIST 3305 The World Since 1945 3
HIST 4488 Approaches to World History 3
GEOG 3340 Cultural Geography 3

American History

Please select two courses (6 hours) from the following list.

Course NumCourse TitleCredit Hours
HIST 3310 The Old South 3
HIST 3311 The New South 3
HIST 3315 The History of the American West 3
HIST 3321 Diplomatic History of the United States 3
HIST 3331 History of Religion in U.S. 3
HIST 3332 U.S. Social and Cultural History 3
HIST 3333 African American History to 1865 3
HIST 3335 African American History II 3
HIST 3340 U.S. Military Experience 3
HIST 3341 Women in U.S. History and Culture 3
HIST 3345 Business & Economic History of the US 3
HIST 4410 Colonial America to 1763 3
HIST 4411 The American Revolution 3
HIST 4412 The Early Republic 3
HIST 4415 Jacksonian America 3
HIST 4451 Civil War and Reconstruction 3
HIST 4461 Gilded Age & Progressive Era 3
HIST 4471 Recent United States History 3
HIST 4490 Special Topics in History 3

European History

Please select one course (3 hours) from the following list.

Course NumCourse TitleCredit Hours
HIST 3307 Introduction to European Union 3
HIST 3337 Greek and Roman History 3
HIST 3342 The Holocaust 3
HIST 3350 England to 1688 3
HIST 3351 Modern England 3
HIST 3360 Russian Empire to 1917 3
HIST 3377 History of Science 3
HIST 4440 Medieval Europe 3
HIST 4444 Renaissance and Reformation Europe 3
HIST 4445 Age of Enlightenment 3
HIST 4454 Twentieth Century Europe 3
HIST 4455 Twentieth Century Russia 3
HIST 4456 World War II 3
HIST 4490 Special Topics in History 3

Non-western World Studies

Please select two courses (6 hours) from the following list.

Course NumCourse TitleCredit Hours
HIST 3334 The Africans in the Disapora 3
HIST 3357 Africans in Asia 3
HIST 3358 Africans in Latin Am. and the Caribbean 3
HIST 3366 History of Mexico and Central America 3
HIST 3367 History of Brazil 3
HIST 3372 Ancient to PreModern China 3
HIST 3373 Modern India and South Asia 3
HIST 3374 Modern China and Japan 3
HIST 3382 Modern North Africa and the Middle East 3
HIST 3391 History of West Africa 3
HIST 3392 Southern, Eastern and Central Africa 3
HIST 3393 Emerging Themes in African History 3
HIST 4475 War and Revolution in Southeast Asia 3
HIST 4490 Special Topics in History 3

Geography

Please select one course (3 hours) from the following list.

Course NumCourse TitleCredit Hours
GEOG 3300 Urban Geography 3
GEOG 3310 Historical Geography 3
GEOG 3312 Geography of Europe 3
GEOG 3320 Political Geography 3
GEOG 3330 Economic Geography 3
GEOG 3350 Geography of Sub-Saharan Africa 3
GEOG 3360 Geography of Asia 3
GEOG 3370 Latin America and the Caribbean 3
GEOG 3380 Geography of North America 3
GEOG 3700 Introduction to Environmental Studies 3
GEOG 4490 Special Topics in Geography 3

Professional Education

Deadline for application to Teacher Education: Sept. 15 for Spring, Feb. 15 for Summer, and Apr. 15 for Fall

Course NumCourse TitleCredit Hours
INED 3304 Exceptional Students 3
EDUC 2130 Exploring Teaching & Learning 3

Professional Education

Deadline for application to Teacher Education: Sept. 15 for Spring, Feb. 15 for Summer, and Apr. 15 for Fall

Course NumCourse TitleCredit Hours
HIED 4413 Teaching Social Sciences 6
HIED 4414 Teaching SS Practicum 3

Must have a 3.0 in 24 hours of 3000+ level courses in HIST, POLS, and GEOG to TOSS. Must have a 3.0 in 24 hours of 3000+ level courses in HIST, POLS, and GEOG to TOSS.


Student Teaching

Deadline for application to Teacher Education: Sept. 15 for Spring, Feb. 15 for Summer, and Apr. 15 for Fall

Course NumCourse TitleCredit Hours
HIED 4475 Student Teaching in Social Science 12

Apply by Jan. 30 to ST in the Fall semester, by Aug. 30 to ST in the Spring semester.

You may have NO MORE than 6 hrs remaining to complete the HIED program following student teaching.





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