History major inducted into honor society
Bachelor's Degree Requirements

Major (30 semester hours)

     Required

     (Exclusive of HIST 1133 and HIST 1233)

  • HIST 1333 Survey of Western Civilization (3)
  • HIST 1433 Survey of Western Civilization (3)
  • HIST 3903 The Writing of History (3)

     3 hours European History chosen from

  • HIST 3103--Medieval England (3)
  • HIST 3123--Early Modern England (3)
  • HIST 3153--Modern Britain and British Empire (3)
  • HIST 3233--Greece, Rome, and the Mediterranean World (3)
  • HIST 3503--Early Russia and Tsardom (3)
  • HIST 3513--The Modern Russian State and Empire (3)
  • HIST 4213--Europe in the Middle Ages (3)
  • HIST 4253--Renaissance and Reformation (3)
  • HIST 4263--Modern France (3)
  • HIST 4373--Modern Germany (3)
  • HIST 4433--Twentieth Century Europe (3)
  • HIST 4523--Eastern Europe (3)
  • HIST 4663--Everyday Life in Europe, 1500-1950 (3)
  • HIST 4673--History of Women in the U.S. and Great Britain (3)

     3 hours American History chosen from

  • HIST 3003--Survey of Texas History (3)
  • HIST 3033--Natives and Newcomers: Colonial North America (3)
  • HIST 3113--American Indian History (3)
  • HIST 3383--Popular Culture (3)
  • HIST 4023--U.S. Diplomatic History, 1898-1989 (3)
  • HIST 4043--The Old South (3)
  • HIST 4053--Civil War and Reconstruction (3)
  • HIST 4063--Twentieth Century American West (3)
  • HIST 4073--The Era of Reform: Populism and Progressivism in America (3)
  • HIST 4083--The Age of Washington and Jefferson (3)
  • HIST 4093--The Jacksonian Era (3)
  • HIST 4133--America: From the Jazz Age to the Nuclear Age (3)
  • HIST 4143--The New South (3)
  • HIST 4163--Contemporary America: From the End of World War II to the Present (3)
  • HIST 4533--American Ideas (3)
  • HIST 4613--The American West, 1803-1890 (3)
  • HIST 4653--U.S. Military History (3)

    3 hours Non U.S./European History chosen from

  • HIST 3133--Comparative World Religions and Cultures (3)
  • HIST 3833--Latin American History, Colonial Period (3)
  • HIST 3843--Latin American History, Republican Period-Nineteenth Century (3)
  • HIST 4003--Australia and the World (3)
  • HIST 4173--History of Mexico (3)
  • HIST 4183--Latin America: Nationalism in the Twentieth Century (3)
  • HIST 4543--History of the Middle East (3)
  • HIST 4643--U.S.-Latin American Relations (3)

    Additional Courses--12 semester hours of advanced history

    Minor to be selected in a field acceptable to the chairs of the major and minor programs

 

History-Social Studies, B.A. with Secondary Certification (Grades 7-12)

Bachelor of Arts Degree with Secondary Certification (Grades 7-12) (See Requirements for the Bachelor of Arts Degree with Secondary Certification (Grades 7-12)

Major: History-30 hours

  • HIST 1133-Survey of American History to 1865 (3)
  • HIST 1233-Survey of American History since 1865 (3)
  • HIST 1333-Survey of Western Civilization (3)
  • HIST 1433-Survey of Western Civilization (3)
  • HIST 3003-Survey of Texas History (3)
  • HIST 3133-Comparative World Religions and Cultures (3)
  • HIST 4433-Twentieth Century Europe (3)

     Advanced U.S. History-3 hours

     Advanced European History-3 hours

     Advanced Non-U.S., Non-European History-3 hours

Interdisciplinary Minor for History-Social Studies Major-18 hours

  • POLS 1333-American Government (3)
  • POLS 1433-American Government (3)
  • POLS 2523-Foundations of Government and Politics (3)
  • POLS 3313-Introduction to Political Theory (3)

     also 

  • GEOG 3003-Geography of the World (3) or GEOG 3013-Geography of North America (3)
  • SOST 3003-Concepts of Social Studies (3)

     Other Requirements-20 hours

     EPSY 3153-Educational Psychology (3)

     3 hours sophomore literature or humanities 

     14 hours foreign language

     Professional Education-24 hours

     Foundation Couses:

     Student must have passed TSI or equivalent and 60 semester hours.

  • EDUC 3163-Classroom Management (3)
  • EDUC 3183-Classroom Assessment (3)
  • SPED 3613-Exceptional Individuals (3)

     Block A: 

     Student must be admitted to the Teacher Education Program before enrolling.

  • EDUC 4063-Teaching Methods in Social Studies (Middle & High School) (3)
  • ETEC 4003-Advanced Technology Integration (3)
  • READ 4273-Content Reading (3)

     To be Taken in last semester: 

  • EDUC 4166-Clinical Teaching for Undergraduate Students (6)

     Total Semester Hours-120