2016-17 Catalog

Publication date June 2016

History Education Minor

(Teacher certification programs)

24 credits

Core requirements
HIS 200Historiography and Historical Methods3
Select one of the following:3
Survey of the United States
Survey of Ancient and Medieval Worlds
Survey of Modern Europe
The Asian World
Survey of Modern African History
Categories
Select three credits from History of women, gender and sexuality (see below)3
Select three credits from U.S. history (see below)3
Select three credits from any two regional cultural zones from Regional/world culture (see below)6
Select three credits from Classical world/religions (see below)3
Electives3
Total Credits24

History of women, gender and sexuality

Select one of the following:3
Women in the Modern United States: 1890-Present
History of Motherhood in the United States
History of Feminist Thought
Women, Gender and Sexuality in Modern Europe
The History of Black Women's Activism
History of Women in the Ancient World
Women and Gender in Africa
Women and Gender in the Middle East
Total Credits3

U.S. history

Select one of the following:3
U.S. Reform Movements
Native American History
Colonial & Revolutionary America
Vietnam War
American Environmental History
Exhibition Development and Design I
Seminar in Twentieth Century America
Introduction to Public and Policy History
Wisconsin History
World War II
Civil War and Reconstruction
America in the Cold War
Hispanics in the United States
U.S. Borderlands
U.S. - Latin American Relations
U.S. Labor History
History of the U.S. West
Material Culture
20th Century Civil Rights Movement
20th Century African American Urban History
Total Credits3

Regional/world culture

Select one from any two regional cultural zones:6
Asia
Vietnam War
History of Islam
Aspects of Chinese History
History of China
Sugar, Coffee, Rubber, Bananas: Commodities in World History
Russia and the Soviet Union
Modern South Asia
Migration and Empire
The Migration Experience: 1600-present
Religious Conflict in Modern South Asia
Latin America
Sugar, Coffee, Rubber, Bananas: Commodities in World History
Nineteenth Century Latin America
Twentieth Century Latin America
Colonial Latin America
A History of Greater Mexico
History of Mexico
Migration and Empire
The Migration Experience: 1600-present
Europe
Peace and War
The Holocaust
Sugar, Coffee, Rubber, Bananas: Commodities in World History
Russia and the Soviet Union
The Middle Ages
Renaissance and Reformation
Twentieth Century Europe
Episodes in French History
History of France: 1750-Present
Germany: 1848-1989
Spain to 1700
England to 1603
French Revolution
World War I
Migration and Empire
The Migration Experience: 1600-present
Africa
Sugar, Coffee, Rubber, Bananas: Commodities in World History
Modern African History
African Novels and History
Slavery
Social History of African Nationalist Movements
Social History of Colonial Africa
Migration and Empire
The Migration Experience: 1600-present
Total Credits6

Classical world/religions

Select one from the following:3
Ancient Literate Civilizations
Modern Christianity
History of Buddhism
History of Hinduism
History of Islam
History of Religions
The Ancient Greek World
Ancient Rome and the Mediterranean
Christianity to 1517
Origins of Cities
Maya Civilization
Ancient Iraq
Ancient Israel
Ancient Egypt
Ancient Turkey
Ancient Syria
Religious Conflict in Modern South Asia

Electives 

Electives from HIS 200-300 level courses3

Teacher certification candidates must also complete GEO 200 and EFN 200 to fulfill statutory licensing requirements (credits do not count toward the history education minor); in addition, early adolescence-adolescence candidates must also complete HIS 408 unless a major in social studies (broad field) education, geography education, political science education, or sociology education is completed.

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