History Options

HIST 1000. History Convocation (0-3-0) History Convocation is required for all History majors and History/Secondary Education majors at CSU. It is offered each fall and spring semester. At Convocation, students will recieve news and information about the History & Geography Department, the requirements for the degrees, upcoming events, and the study of history.(S/U grading)

HIST 3105. History of Georgia (3-0-3) Prerequisite: Any 1000 or 2000 level HIST course. Survey of the political, economic, and social development of Georgia from the pre-Columbian period until the present viewed in relationship to its position in American history. Satisfies legislative requirement for GA history.

HIST 3125. Historical Methods (3-0-3) Prerequisite: Any 1000 or 2000 level HIST course. An introduction to research techniques and concepts used in the writing of history. Representative historians and their works will be studied. It is recommended that history majors complete this course during their sophomore year. (Course fee required.)

HIST 4795. Senior Research Seminar (3-0-3) Prerequisite: HIST 3125 with a grade of "C" or better, all major course requirements and consent of department chair. After reading and class discussion of historical works on an assigned theme, students will write a major research paper under the direction of the faculty. The theme under study varies each semester. (Course fee required.)