2002-03 Bulletin
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HISTORY AND PHILOSOPHY



MAJOR IN HISTORY (Bachelor of Arts)

A student majoring in history must complete 54/57 quarter hours in the major, the general studies program, and all baccalaureate degree requirements as outlined in this bulletin. Senior students are required to take the Graduate Record Examination, general section.
 
Core Requirements:
HIST120, 121, 122History of Western Civilization 12
(HONR 131, 132, 133 will fulfill the Western Civilization requirement, but only 8 credits will apply to history. The other 4 credits are counted as literature. In order to exercise this option the student must complete all 12 credits)
HIST221, 222History of the United States 8
HIST297Historiography 4
Electives (20 must be upper division)  26-30
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50

 
8 quarter hours of History of Philosophy (PHIL 306, 307, 308) may be counted toward 4 credits of history.
 

8 quarter hours must be European; 8 quarter hours must be American; electives to be chosen in consultation with and approved by the academic adviser.
 

Research Requirements:

 
Students planning to attend graduate school should take the thesis track.
 
HIST396Introduction to Historical Research 1
HIST496, 497Seminar3-6
   or
HIST398Thesis Research
   and
HIST498, 499Thesis Seminar (thesis track)
  (required cognate: at least one year college-level language) 
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4-7

 


MINOR IN HISTORY

A student minoring in history must complete 28 quarter hours:
 
HIST120, 121, 122History of Western Civilization 8-12
(HONR 131, 132, 133 will fulfill the Western Civilization requirement, but only 8 credits will apply to history. The other 4 credits are counted as literature. In order to exercise this option the student must complete all 12 credits)
HIST 221, 222History of the United States 8
Electives (8 must be upper division) 8-12
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28

 
Approval of history adviser required.
 



MINOR IN PHILOSOPHY

A student minoring in philosophy must complete 28 quarter hours:
 
PHIL 205Introduction to Philosophy 4
PHIL206Introduction to Logic 4
Electives (4 must be upper division) 20
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28

 
Approval of philosophy adviser required.
 

TEACHER CERTIFICATION

 
Students wishing Washington State teacher certification must take the following courses and fulfill certification requirements listed by the School of Education and Psychology.
 
Primary Endorsement: completion of the history major including HIST 446, Pacific Northwest History, and HIST 395, Methods of Teaching Social Studies.
 
Supporting Endorsement: completion of the minor including HIST 446, Pacific Northwest History, and HIST 395, Methods of Teaching Social Studies.
 
Please refer to the certification checksheet for additional information.