Secondary-education majors who seek certification with history as their primary content area must meet the following course requirements, completing at least 36 hours of work in history.
B.A. students in history at Valpo must complete the general-education requirements for the B.A. This University-wide core strengthens communication and critical-thinking skills while introducing the student to global cultures and traditions.
|HIST 100||European History||3 credits|
|HIST 110||The World in the Twentieth Century||3 credits|
|HIST 220||The American Experience to 1877||3 credits|
|The American Experience in the Modern World||3 credits|
|HIST 300||Historiography and Methods||3 credits|
One course from the following options:
|HIST 493||Research Seminar||3 credits|
Fifteen credits from 300 or 400-level courses (at least one course in each of the following fields):
Note: HIST 390 or HIST 492 may be used to fulfill a field requirement if the topic is appropriate.
|Students must complete the requirements for the Secondary Education Major.|
Additional Courses Required
|ECON 222||Principles of Economics Macro||3 credits|
|GEO 102||Globalization and Development||3 credits|
|GEO 280||Geography of Cyberspace||3 credits|
|POLS 120||The Government of the United States||3 credits|
|SOC 275||Systems of Social Stratification||3 credits|