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Undergraduate Catalog 2014-2015

College of Arts & Sciences - Online Program

History Major (B.S.)


PURPOSE
The purpose of the History major is to provide students with a breadth of understanding of U.S., European, and World History.

PROGRAM LEARNING OUTCOMES

The student will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate mastery of a breadth of general knowledge of the field of history.
  2. Apply biblical principles to the problems and issues of history.
  3. Research historical topics and critically analyze historical literature, documents and data with historiographical and interpretative sophistication.
  4. Convey and analyze ideas in writing.
  5. Evaluate the significance of world societies and cultures. 

Programs of Study

History Major (B.S.) (Online)
General Education: Core Competency Requirements (36 hrs)
Skills and Knowledge (9 hrs)
Core Courses in the Major (42 hrs)
HIEU 202 History of Western Civilization II 3
HIEU 322 Roman Civilization 3
HIST 300 Historical Methodology 3
HIST 491 Senior Capstone Seminar 3
HIUS 221 Survey of American History I 3
HIUS 222 Survey of American History II 3
HIUS 420 Civil War and Reconstruction 3
HIEU/HIST/HIUS/HIWD Electives 12
Choose one of the following courses: 3
HIEU 390 Modern Europe
HIEU 425 The French Revolution and the Napoleonic Era
Choose one of the following courses: 3
HIUS 360 American Economic History
HIUS 380 Modern American Military History
Choose one of the following courses: 3
HIWD 320 History of Africa
HIWD 370 Comparative Civilization
HIWD 375 Korean and Vietnam Wars
Electives (33 hrs)
TOTAL HOURS: 120 minimum required; at least 30 hours must be 300-400 level.

History Minor

History Minor (18 hrs) (Online)
HIEU/HIST/HIUS /HIWD ___ Electives (300-400 level) 9
Choose three of the following courses: 9
HIEU 201 History of Western Civilization I
HIEU 202 History of Western Civilization II
HIUS 221 Survey of American History I
HIUS 222 Survey of American History II
HIUS 223 Survey of American History I On Site

International Studies Minor


PROGRAM LEARNING OUTCOMES

The student will be able to:

  1. Identify major civilizations from ancient times to the present, including geographical, chronological, and cultural distinctive positions.
  2. Apply Biblical principles to the understanding of world civilizations.
International Studies Minor (18 hrs)
HIEU 201 History of Western Civilization I 3
HIEU 202 History of Western Civilization II 3
HIWD 370 Comparative Civilization 3
Choose three of the following courses: 9
HIEU 390 Modern Europe
HIUS 470 American Foreign Relations Since 1776
HIWD 320 History of Africa
HIWD 341 Modern Islamic Civilization
HIWD 350 East Asian Civilization
HIWD 372 Latin American Civilization: National Period
HIWD 375 Korean and Vietnam Wars

Military History Minor


PROGRAM LEARNING OUTCOMES

The student will be able to:

  1. Explain how a variety of issues including political, economic, diplomatic, and cultural factors influenced American and world military development since 1900.
  2. Apply Biblical principles in making interpretations of American and world military history.
Military History Minor (18 hrs) (Online)
HIUS 221 Survey of American History I 3
HIUS 222 Survey of American History II 3
HIUS 380 Modern American Military History 3
Choose three of the following courses: 9
HIEU 425 The French Revolution and the Napoleonic Era
HIEU 455 World War II
HIUS 312 Era of the American Revolution
HIUS 420 Civil War and Reconstruction
HIUS 470 American Foreign Relations Since 1776
HIWD 375 Korean and Vietnam Wars


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