History-Social Science Certification (6-12)

General Education Courses (GER) Semester Hours
Includes courses in: Humanities, Fine Arts, Science, Mathematics, and Social Sciences 64

 

History Major (B.A.) Semester Hours
HY 101, 102: Western Civilization OR
HY 103, 104: World History
6 (GER)
HY 221, 222: American History 6
HY 290: Historical Methods 3
HY 325: History of Alabama (counts as American History course) 3
HY 490: Research Seminar in History 3
American History - Choose from: 318, 326, 363, 364, 365, 366, 367, 373, 374, 410, 413, 414, 424, 427, 428, 473, 474, 475, 476, 478, 479 3
Non-American History - Choose from: 229, 230, 329, 341, 343, 347, 348, 375, 376, 380, 391, 392, 434, 473, 474, 475, 476, 478, 479 6
HY Elective (must be 300 level or above) 6
HY Elective (required if POS contains 9 hrs. at 200 level) 6
Total 39*

*Includes 6 hrs. in GER

 

Supporting Courses in Social Studies Semester Hours
GY 105: World Regional Geography 3
GY 110: Principles of Human Geography 3
ECN 142: Macroeconomics 3
ECN 143: Microeconomics 3
PSC 101: American Government 3
PSC 260: Introduction to International Relations 3
PY 101: General Psychology 3
PY 375: Social Psychology 3
SOC 100: Introduction to Sociology 3
SOC 200: Introduction to Anthropology 3
Total 33

 

Education Semester Hours
Block 1
ED 301: Introduction to Education
ED 307: Multicultural Foundations of Education 3
ED 308: Educational Psychology 3
EDC 301: Teaching Exceptional Children 3
EDC 311: Instructional Strategies for Inclusive Classrooms 3
70 hours of Field Experience
Block 2
ED 410: Foundations of Educational Evaluation 3
ED 424: Social Studies Methods (*take in either Block 2 or 3, depending on availability) 3
ED 350: Technology in the Classroom, or
ED 309: Classroom Management
3
70 hours of Field Experience
Block 3
ED 408: Teaching Content Area Reading 3
ED 350: Technology in the Classroom, or
ED 309: Classroom Management
70 hours of Field Experience
Block 4
ED 497: Internship 12
Total 40

Visit the Department of History website:  http://www.uah.edu/colleges/liberal/history