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    Palo Alto College
   
 
  Oct 23, 2017
 
 
    
Palo Alto College Schedule/Catalog 2014-2015 [Archived Catalog]

History: Associate of Arts concentration in History


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Palo Alto College offers a variety of History courses leading toward an Associate of Arts degree. History 1301 and 1302 (American History Parts I and II) are required of all students registered at any two- or four-year college and university in the state of Texas. History 2301, History of Texas, may be taken to satisfy three semester hours of the legislative requirement of six hours of United States History.

Every Fall semester the History Department offers HIST 2311-Western Civilization I. Every Spring semester the History Department offers HIST 2312-Western Civilization II. On a rotating basis the History Department offers HIST 2313-History of England I, HIST 2314-History of England II, HIST 2323-Eastern Civilization, HIST 2327-Mexican-American History and 2381-African-American History.

History is recommended for students seeking a four-year degree in Elementary and Secondary Education. It is a helpful academic subject area for those individuals seeking four-year degrees in Political Sciences, Geography, Economics and in some Journalism programs.
 

Degree Requirements (Total Credit Hours 60)


Communications (10) Core - 2 courses (6 credit hours)


Mathematics (20) Core - 1 course (3 credit hours)


Select 1 course from the Mathematics (20) Core 

Life and Physical Sciences (30) Core - 2 courses (6 credit hours)


Select 2 courses from the Life and Physical Sciences (30) Core 

Language, Philosophy & Culture (40) Core - 1 course (3 credit hours)


            Select 1 course from the Language, Philosophy & Culture (40) Core 

Creative Arts (50) Core - 1 course (3 credit hours)


            Select 1 course from the Creative Arts (50) Core 

American History (60) Core - 2 courses (6 credit hours)


Government/Political Science (70) Core - 2 courses (6 credit hours)


            Select 2 courses from the Government/Political Science (70) Core 

Social and Behavioral Sciences (80) Core - 1 course (3 credit hours)


Select 1 course from the Social and Behavioral Sciences (80) Core   

Additional Communications (90) Core - 1 course (3 credit hours)


            Select 1 course from the Additional Communication (90) Core 

Additional Language, Philosophy and Culture (90) Core - 1 course (3 credit hours)


            Select 1 course from Additional Language, Philosophy and Culture (90) Core 

NOTES:


Courses from the Additional Requirements area may not be used to satisfy Core Curriculum requirements.
CIP Code: 54.0101
Major Code: HIST

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