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History Program

History Program

Program Requirements for 2016-2017 Catalog Year

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To prevent or minimize excess hours, select general education courses that satisfy common prerequisite requirements for your intended major.

  • FGCU General Education Program (http://www.fgcu.edu/general_education/)

  • Common Prerequisites
    A minimum grade of C is required in each course

    FGCU Course: Choose 6 credits with a prefix of AFH, AMH, ASH, EUH, HIS, LAH, or WOH
    Acceptable Substitute: (AFHXXXX or AMHXXXX or EUHXXXX or WOHXXXX or LAHXXXX or ASHXXXX or HISXXXX ) and (AFHXXXX or AMHXXXX or EUHXXXX or WOHXXXX or LAHXXXX or ASHXXXX or HISXXXX)

  • Required Courses in the Major (9 credits)
    A minimum grade of C is required in each course.

    HIS 3064 Theories and Methods in History (3)
    HIS 4936 Pro-Seminar in History (3)
    IDS 3300 Foundations of Civic Engagement (3)

  • Restricted Electives in the Major (33 credits)
    A minimum grade of C is required in each course.

    Select 3 credits from the following:
    AMH 3561 Women in America to 1870 (3)
    AMH 3562 Women in America since 1870 (3)
    AMH 3571 African-Amer History to 1865 (3)
    AMH 3572 African-Amer History since 1865 (3)
    AMH 3580 American Indian History (3)

    Select 3 credits from the following:
    AFH 3100 African History to 1850 (3)
    AFH 3200 African History since 1850 (3)
    AFH 3443 East and Southern Africa (3)
    AFH 3454 The Horn of Africa (3)
    ASH 3323 Modern South Asia (3)
    ASH 3404 Modern China (3)
    ASH 3550 Post-Colonial India (3)
    ASH 4442 History of Modern Japan (3)
    EUH 4610 Women & Family in the Middle Ages (3)
    EUH 4682 Modern Jewish History (3)
    LAH 3130 Colonial Latin America (3)
    LAH 3200 Modern Latin America (3)
    LAH 3470 History of the Caribbean (3)
    LAH 3724 Race in Latin America (3)
    LAH 3732 Popular Culture Latin America (3)
    LAH 4431 Conquest & Colonization Mexico (3)
    WOH 3044 20th Century World History (3)
    WOH 3221 Women in World History (3)
    WOH 3231 Genocide in World History (3)
    WOH 4225 The Atlantic World to 1810 (3)

    Select 27 credits from 3000-4999 course(s)* with any of the following prefixes:  AFH, AMH, ASH, EUH, HIS, LAH, WOH.

    *Courses used to satisfy one elective category cannot be used to satisfy another elective category.

  • University Requirements (3 credits)
    IDS 3920 University Colloquium (3)

 

TOTAL SEMESTER HOURS REQUIRED: 120 HRS

Additional Graduation Requirements

  • A minimum of 120 credits.
  • A minimum of 48 of the 120 credits must be at the upper division (3000 - 4999) level.
  • A cumulative GPA of 2.0 for all coursework attempted at FGCU.
  • Satisfaction of the College-Level Skills and foreign language entrance requirements.
  • Satisfaction of the Service Learning requirement (See www.fgcu.edu/connect)
  • Satisfaction of the residency requirement: thirty of the last sixty credits must be completed at FGCU.
  • Completion of the summer course enrollment requirement.
  • Submit an online Application for Graduation via Gulfline by the deadline listed in the FGCU Academic Calendar.