History Course Plan

Catalog Year 2017-2018

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Major Requirement

Must be taken to fulfill major requirements.

Major Elective

Must be taken to fulfill major requirements, or replaced with an equivalent course.

Gen-Ed Requirement

Must be taken to fulfill general education requirements.

Elective

Can be chosen from a selection of courses.

See MyGFU for detailed academic requirements.

First Year

Fall Semester

Western Civilization to 1648 or United States to 1865 (HIST 110 or HIST 151) 3 credits
Bible Survey (BIBL 100) 3 credits
Knowing and Being Known (LIBA 100) 3 credits
Natural Science GE Requirement 4 credits
Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 16 credits

Spring Semester

Western Civilization from 1648 or United States from 1865 (HIST 120 or 152) 3 credits
Introduction to Communication (COMM 100) 3 credits
Social Science GE Requirement 3 credits
Math GE Requirement 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 31 credits

Second Year

Fall Semester

Introduction to Historical Studies (HIST 290) 3 credits
History and Theology of Christianity (RELI 300) 3 credits
HUMA 205 or LITR and PHIL GE requirements 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 46 credits

Spring Semester

History Major Elective Requirement 3 credits
Lifelong Fitness (HHPA 120) 2 credits
Bible Elective GE Requirement 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 17 credits
Cumulative Total 63 credits

Third Year

Fall Semester

History Major Elective Requirement 3 credits
History Major Elective Requirement 3 credits
Art, Beauty, and Truth or Fine Arts GE Requiements (HUMA 290) 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 1 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 79 credits

Spring Semester

History Major Elective Requirement 3 credits
History Major Elective Requirement 3 credits
Intercultural GE Requirement 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Suggested Elective: GEED 216 Internship: Finding and Succeeding 1 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 95 credits

Fourth Year

Fall Semester

History Major Elective Requirement 3 credits
History Major Elective Requirement 3 credits
Engaging Christ in Transition (LIBA 400) 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Suggested Elective: Developing Professional Identity (GEED 218) 1 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 111 credits

Spring Semester

History Seminar (HIST 490) 3 credits
History Major Elective Requirement 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Elective 3 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 126 credits

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