HIS 101 (Fall 2017)
16 Week Course Assignment Schedule
21 August Start
 
 
Grades are recorded in your gradebook in Blackboard. For an explanation of the critical course deadlines, highlighted on the schedule in bold, please see the course syllabus.
 
Week Starts

Topic

Assignments/Critical Course Deadlines

Assignment
Due Date

Possible Points
21 August Unit 1: Introduction Introduction Paragraph, Syllabus Quiz and Blackboard Post 8 am
28 August
15
28 August Unit 2: Pre-History Pre-History paragraph
8 am
4 September
50
4 September
Unit 3: Ancient Near East Gilgamesh paper
Last Refund Date/ First Assignment Due Date Deadline (7 September)
8 am
11 September
100
11 September Unit 4: Classical Greece
Ancient paragraph
8 am
18 September
50
18 September Unit 5: Classical Rome and Christianity

8 am
25 September
 
25 September Unit 6: Islam and Empire
Hadith paragraph 8 am
2 October
50
2 October Unit 7: Russia
Midterm Exam (NOTE SWITCH OF UNITS 7 and 8)
9 October 150
9 October NON-INSTRUCTIONAL DAYS (Fall Break)
16 October Unit 8: Charlemagne
Blackboard post/respond
8 am
23 October
5
23 October Unit 9: Early Middle Ages


8 am
30 October
 
30 October Unit 10: Feudalism
Feudalism group project
Last Withdrawal Date (31 October)
8 am
6 November
100
6 November Unit 11: Medieval Russia
Wikipedia Analysis paper
8 am
13 November
100
13 November Unit 12: Late Middle Ages
Blackboard post/respond 8 am
20 November
5
20 November Unit 13: Reformation

8 am
27 November
 
27 November Unit 14: Renaissance
Machiavelli paper 8 am
4 December
100
4 December Unit 15: Final Exam Final exam 11 December 250
11 December Unit 16: The World in 1500 Reflective paragraph and Blackboard posting
Course End Date (17 December)
8 am
17 December
25
    TOTAL REQUIRED POINTS   1,000
 
 
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The specific assignment deadlines in this course are listed on the course schedule. You may not submit late extra credit work from a course unit. You may submit any of the course assignments, or optional course assignments late, but the maximum point value will then be reduced by one-half.

Course grades are based on the following scale:

  • 1,000-900:  A
  •    899-800:  B
  •    799-700:  C
  •    699-600:  D
  •    599-000:  F

 

 

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