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Undergraduate Bulletin 2017-2018 PDF

Programs

  • B.A. History
  • B.A. History, International Relations, and Public Policy
  • B.A. History - Secondary Certification
  • B.S. Social Science
  • B.S. Social Studies - Secondary Certification
  • Minors in History, History - Secondary Certification, Political Science and Social Science

History, B.A.

 

     
HIST 111 American History 1492-1865 3
HIST 112 American History 1866-Present 3
HIST 201 Historical Methods: Research & Historiography 3
HIST 225 World Civilization I 3
HIST 226 World Civilization II 3
HIST Electives 9 hours must be non-U.S. History 21

Electives to be selected from the following courses

     
HIST 320 American International Relations 3
HIST 326 From Colony to Nation, 1607-1783 3
HIST 331 History of Christianity I 3
HIST 332 History of Christianity II 3
HIST 335 Establishing a Nation, 1783-1836 3
HIST 345 Sectionalism and Civil War, 1836-1865 3
HIST 355 Reconstruction and Reunion, 1865-1917 3
HIST 360 History of the British Isles 3
HIST 364 Ancient Cultures 3
HIST 365 Global Power: America 1917-Present 3
HIST 370 East Asian History 3
HIST 414 Early Modern Europe 3
HIST 415 Texas and the West 3
HIST 424 Modern Europe 3
HIST 430 Medieval Europe 3
  Total: 36

Students will also complete and present a Senior Thesis.

Required cognates:

     
  POLS elective 3

 

History, International Relations, and Public Policy, B.A.

 

     
HIST 112 American History 1866-Present 3
HIST 201 Historical Methods: Research & Historiography    3
HIST 226 World Civilization II 3
HIST 312 Historical and Political Geography 3
HIST 320 American International Relations 3
HIST 425 Executive Leadership 3

Regional/Topical Histories choose two from:

     
HIST 360 History of the British Isles 3
HIST 365 Global Power: America 1917-Present 3
HIST 370 East Asia 3
  Subtotal: 6

Political Science    

     
POLS 211 National and Texas Constitutions 3
  Choose from:  
POLS 360 American National Government or  
POLS 364 American Constitutional Development   3
  Subtotal: 6

Internship

     
HIST 492 History/Social Science Internship or  
POLS 492 Political Science Internship  3
  Subtotal: 3

Portfolio                         

     
HIST 475 Portfolio Development                 1
  Total: 34

Required cognates:

 

     
ECON 211 Macroeconomics                                    3
BUAD 211 Profiles in Entrepreneurship or  
BUAD 453 Cross-Cultural Studies  3
BUAD 460 Ethics and Business Social Responsibility or  
COMM 431 Media Law and Ethics 3
SOCI 111 Intro to Sociology 3
     

Students will also complete and present a senior thesis or project.

Social Science, B.S.

     
ECON 211 Macroeconomics 3
HIST 111 American History 1492-1865 3
HIST 112 American History 1866-Present 3
HIST 201 Historical Methods: Research & Historiography 3
HIST 225 World Civilization I 3
HIST 226 World Civilization II 3
HIST 312 Historical and Political Geography 3
HIST History electives (9 hours must be non U.S. History)   18
POLS Political Science electives 6
  Social Science elective 3
  Total: 48

History electives to be selected from the following courses:

     
HIST 320 American International Relations 3
HIST 326 From Colony to Nation, 1607-1783 3
HIST 331 History of Christianity I 3
HIST 332 History of Christianity II 3
HIST 335 Establishing a Nation, 1783-1836 3
HIST 345 Sectionalism and Civil War, 1836-1865 3
HIST 355 Reconstruction and Reunion, 1865-1917 3
HIST 360 History of the British Isles 3
HIST 364 Ancient Cultures 3
HIST 365 Global Power: America 1917-Present 3
HIST 370 East Asian History 3
HIST 414 Early Modern Europe 3
HIST 415 Texas and the West 3
HIST 424 Modern Europe 3
HIST 430 Medieval Europe 3

Political Science electives to be selected from the following courses:

     
POLS 211 National and Texas Constitutions 3
POLS 220 Introduction to Public Policy 3
POLS 320 American International Relations 3
POLS 360 American National Government 3
POLS 364 American Constitutional Development 3
POLS 425 Executive Leadership 3

Social Science elective to be selected from the following courses:

     
ECON 212 Microeconomics or  
COMM 110 Communication Media or  
SOCI 111 Intro to Sociology 3
     

Students will also complete and present a Senior Thesis.

Minor in History

     
HIST 111 American History, 1492-1865 3
HIST 112 American History, 1866-Present 3
HIST 225  World Civilization I or  
HIST 226 World Civilization II 3
HIST Electives upper division 9
  Total: 18

 

Minor in Political Science

     
POLS 211 National and Texas Constitutions 3
POLS Electives  9 hours upper division 15
  Total: 18

 

Minor in Social Science

     
HIST 112 American History, 1866-Present 3
HIST 226 World Civilization II 3
HIST 312 Historical and Political Geography 3
POLS Electives 6
ECON Electives 6
HIST Electives 3
  6 upper division  
  Total: 24

 

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