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Bachelor of Science in History Education
6-12 History Licensure Program
2017-2018

AUSTIN PEAY STATE UNIVERSITY - Office of Teacher Licensure

Governor

Program Contact Information:

Dr. Timothy Wesley
wesleyt@apsu.edu
931.221.7361

 

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HISTORY MAJOR B.S. W/ Professional Education Minor [110 Credit Hours]

Undergraduate Tuition and Fees

(Underlined = Recommended, But Not Mandatory)  

Praxis II Required Testing: Test Code 5941 World and U.S. History; minimum score 157.  History ACAT exam is required during senior year.

General Education CORE Requirements / HISTORY MAJOR B.S. W/ Professional Education Minor

APSU 1000  (1=1 CREDIT HOUR):  Take APSU 1000 (1)

Communications (9) Take these classes:          

ENG 1010 (3), ENG 1020 (3), COMM 1010 (3)

HISTORY (6) Select any two of these three classes:

HIST 2010 American History I (3)

HIST 2020 American History II (3)             

HIST 2030 History of Tennessee (3) 

Humanities / Fine Arts (9)

Take ENG 2030 (3) and select any two of the following:

ART 1030 (3), ART 1035 (3), MUS 1030 (3), MUS 2030 (3), PHIL 1030 (3), PHIL 1040 (3), PHIL 2200 (3), THEA 1030 (3)

NATURAL SCIENCES (8) (Select 8 hours in any two-course sequence or any two courses; GEOGRAPHY emphasis must take GEOL1050/51):

ASTR 1010 (4), ASTR 1020 (4); BIOL 1010 (4), BIOL 1020 (4), BIOL 1110 (4), BIOL 2040 (4), BIOL 2010 (4), BIOL 2020 (4); CHEM 1010 (4), CHEM 1020 (4); CHEM 1110 (5), CHEM 1120 (5); CHEM/PHYS 1710 (4); GEOL 1040 (4), GEOL 1050 (4); PHYS 1010 (4), PHYS 1020 (4); PHYS 2010 (5), PHYS 2020 (5), PHYS 2110 (5), PHYS 2120 (5) 

MATH (3) Select any one of the following:

MATH 1010 (3), MATH 1110 (3), MATH 1420 (3), MATH 1530 (3), MATH 1710 (3), MATH 1730 (3), MATH 1810 (3), MATH 1910 (3)

SPECIFIC CORE REQUIREMENTS / HISTORY MAJOR B.S. W/ Professional Education Minor

SOCIAL SCIENCE (6) Take these classes:

ECON 2010 Principles of Macroeconomics  (3)

POLS 2010 American National Government (3)

(NOTE: The Social Science Core for History Education is limited to these courses.)

 Social Studies (6) Take these classes:

GEOG 1020 Geography of Europe, The Americas, and Australia (3)

GEOG 1030 Geography of Africa, Asia, and Oceania (3)

(NOTE: History Education students must take these courses as a separate Social Studies Core component. History majors with other minors may take these courses in fulfillment of the Social Science Core requirement.)

ADDITIONAL HISTORY MAJOR B.S. W/ Professional Education Minor (CONTENT) REQUIREMENTS

Lower Division (9) Take these classes:

HIST 2310 (formerly HIST 1210)- World History I (3) 

HIST 2320 (formerly HIST 1220)- World History II (3)  

HIST 2999 -  Historical Methods (3)                                                                                                            

Upper Division (9) Select Any Nine Hours U.S. History (at least 3 hrs. with advice of Secondary Social Studies Advisor):

Select at least three hours from this section:

 

 Select at least three hours from this section:

HIST 4500 - The Colonial Era in America, 1607-1763 (3)             

 

HIST 4540 - Gilded Age America, 1865-1900 (3)

HIST 4520 - The Early Republic, 1789-1815 (3)

HIST 4550 - Jacksonian America, 1815-1845 (3)

 

HIST 4580 - United States, 1929-1960 (3)

HIST 4590 - United States, 1960-1989 (3)

HIST 4530 - The Civil War Era 1845-1865 (3)

 

HIST 4630 - The South Since 1861 (3)

HIST 4620 - The South to 1861 (3)

 

HIST 4660 - African American History Since 1890 (3)

HIST 4650 - African American History to 1890 (3)

 

HIST 4710 - American Military History Since 1919 (3)

HIST 4700 - American Military History to 1919 (3)

HIST 4750 - American Economic History (3)

 

HIST 4730 -U.S. Foreign Relations Since 1890 (3)

HIST 4820 - The Vietnam War, 1945-1975 (3)

HIST 4840 - The Cold War (3)


Select Any Nine Hours Non-U.S. History (9):

HIST 3300 - Ancient Greece (3) or  

HIST 3310 - Ancient Rome (3)

 

HIST 3350 - Modern Europe, 1789-1919 (3) or

HIST 3360 - Modern Europe, 1919-Present (3)

HIST 3370 - European Military Hist 1789-1945 (3)

HIST 3430 - East Asia Through the Ages (3)

HIST 3440 - Africa to 1800 (3)

HIST 3450 - Africa Since 1800 (3)

HIST 3460 - Colonial Latin America (3)

HIST 3470 - Modern Latin America (3)

 

HIST 3520 - A History of Modern China (3)

HIST 3620 - Modern Japan (3)

HIST 3750 - Islamic Civilization and the Middle East (3)

HIST 3760 - The Middle East Since 1600 (3)

HIST 3820 - Modern Korea (3)

HIST 3840 - Modern Russian History (3)

Senior Capstone (3) Take this class:

HIST 4950 - Teaching Social Studies in the Secondary School

(HIST 4950 Requires Milestone II status; replaces HIST 4999 as Senior Capstone)

EMPHASIS:

One emphasis is required from the following.  These areas may also serve for additional endorsements once the emphasis is satisfied. See test codes below each area.

POLITICAL SCIENCE: (6)

GEOGRAPHY (7)

ECONOMICS (6)

Test Code:  0931

Test Code: 0921         

Test code: 0911

Take this class:

Take this class:

Take these classes:

POLS 2040 Introduction to Public Policy (3)

And take one of the following:  

POLS 2070 International Politics (3)            

POLS 3120 European Politics (3)

POLS 3140 Latin American Politics (3)

POLS 3190 Russian Politics and Government (3)

 

 

GEOG 3110 Geography of the U.S./Canada (3)

And take one of the following:

GEOG 4200/4201 HIST. Res. Man. and Lab. (4)

GEOG 3150 /3151 GIS Info. System I and Lab. (4)

(NOTE:  Geography emphasis must ALSO take GEOL 1050/ 1051 (4) if you did not take it as part of Natural Sciences GEN ED.  Prerequisite for GEOG 3150: Math 1730 w/ a grade of “C” or higher, CSCI 1017 or GEOL 3060/3061 or GEOG 3060/3061).

ECON 2020 Principles of Micro-   Economics (3, Sophomore Spring)

ECON 3210 Money and Banking (3, Junior Fall)

                   

 

 

 

 

PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION MINOR (Must take all of these classes):

EDUC 2100 Foundation of Education (2) PR

 

EDUC 4270 Evaluation and Assessment (3) PR

EDUC 3040 Instructional Technology (3) PR

 

EDUC 4440 Theories of Learning (3) R1

EDUC 3070 Instructional Strategies (3) PR

 

SPED 2300 Intro. to Sp. Ed. (formerly SPED 3000) (3) R1

EDUC 4160 Teaching Diverse Students (3) R1

 

EDUC 4080 Classroom Management (3) R1 (EDUC 4080 Requires Milestone II status)   

Additional Requirements for Licensure and Graduation:                            PR= Pre-Residency

EDUC 4610 Student Teaching: 7-8 (5) R2                                                         R1= Residency 1

EDUC 4710 Student Teaching: 9-12 (5) R2                                                       R2= Residency 2

EDUC 4950 Seminar (2) R2

Students successfully completing this program and Tennessee licensure requirements will be recommended to the state of Tennessee to teach Secondary History and Middle School Social Studies.

Successful completion of Milestones I, II, III and IV are required for teacher licensure programs.

Milestone assessment criteria are available at http://www.apsu.edu/EDUC.  SP 2017.