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College of Arts & Letters and College of Education
Degree Program Course Requirements

For general degree requirements, see the College of Arts & Letters, College of Education and General Degree Requirements pages.

Bachelor of Arts
History and Secondary Education


Area A Essential Skills                                                 Required Hours: 9
ENGL 1101 (with a grade of "C" or better) 
ENGL 1102 (with a grade of "C" or better)
Select one of the following courses: 
MATH 1101/1111/1113/1125/1131

Area B Institutional Options                                        Required Hours: 4-5
COMM 1110 
Select two of the following courses: 
ITDS 2726/ITDS 2727/ITDS 2735/ITDS 2746/ITDS 2748/ITDS 2749/ITDS 2755/LIBR 1105
Select one of the following courses:
EURO 2105/ LEAD 1705/POLS 2401/Foreign Language 1001, 1002, 2001, or 2002/Any Area C-E course with a study abroad component.
Note: the extra hour may be used as an elective. 

Area C Humanities/Fine Arts                                      Required Hours: 6 
Select one of the following humanities courses: 
ENGL 2111/ENGL 2112/ITDS 1145*/ITDS 1155/ PHIL 1105 
Select one of the following fine arts courses: ARTH 1100/ITDS 1145*/MUSC 1100/THEA 1100 
*ITDS 1145, though listed under both humanities and fine arts, may be taken only once.

Area D Science/Math/Technology                              Required Hours: 10-11
Select one science course with a lab; the other course may be lab or non-lab: 
ANTH 1145 (no lab); ASTR 1105/1305 (lab optional); ASTR 1106/1305; BIOL 1215 (lab included); BIOL 1125 (no lab); BIOL 1225 (lab included); CHEM 1151/1151L; CHEM 1152/1152L; CHEM 1211/1211L; CHEM 1212/1212L; ENVS 1105 (no lab); GEOL 1121 (lab included); GEOL 1122/1322; GEOL 2225 (lab included); ITDS 1215 (lab included); PHYS 1111/1311; PHYS 1112/1312; PHYS 1125/1325 (lab optional); PHYS 2211/2311; PHYS 2212/2312
Select one of the following: MATH 1113/MATH 1125/MATH 1127/MATH 1131/MATH 1132/MATH 1165/MATH 2125/PHIL 2115

Area E Social Sciences                                                 Required Hours: 12
Select one course from the following two courses:
HIST 2111
HIST 2112 
Take the following course:
POLS 1101 
Select one behavioral science course from the following courses:
ECON 2105/ECON 2106/PHIL 2135/PSYC 1101/SOCI 1101 
Select one world cultures course from the following courses:
ANTH 1105/ANTH 1107/ANTH 2105/ANTH 2136/ENGL 2136/GEOG 1101/HIST 1111/HIST 1112/ITDS 1146/ITDS 1156 

Wellness Requirement                                                 Required Hours: 3
PELM 1205 
Select any one PEDS course. 

Area F  Courses Related to Major                                Required Hours: 27   
Foreign Language 2001 
Foreign Language 2002 
HIST 1111 World History to 1500
HIST 1112 World History since 1500
HIST 2111
U.S. History to 1865 OR HIST 2112 U.S. History since 1865
ECON 2105 Principles of Macroeconomics OR ECON 2106 Principles of Microeconomics
EDUF 2116 Human Development, Motivation, and Learning
EDUF 2215 American Educational Experience
SPED 2256 Introduction to the Exceptional Learner in General Education

Area G  Program Requirements                                  Required Hours: 59
History and Related Coursework:

HIST 3105 History of Georgia
HIST 3125 Historical Methods
HIST 4795 Senior Research Seminar
Select three 3*** or above U.S. history
Select two 3*** or above European history
Select two 3*** or above non-Western history
Select one 3*** or above POLS
Any GEOG course 3000 or above
HIST 4000 Baccalaureate Exam in History

Teacher Certification
EDUF 4205 Integrating Tech for Student Teachers
EDSE 4245 Teaching SS in Grades 7-12
EDSE 4205 Teaching the Diverse Learner in SS
EDCI 4485 Student Teaching
EDUF 4115 Classroom Management
EDSE 3000 Early Mentoring Portfolio

Total Hours Required: 131


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Last Updated: 2/1/11