HIS 111 (Summer 2017)
8 Week Course Assignment Schedule
22 May Start Date

 

Grades are recorded in the 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 Required Assignments and Critical Course Deadlines Due Date Possible
Points
22 May Unit 1: Introduction Introduction Paragraph, Syllabus Quiz and Blackboard Post 8 am
25 May
15+
Unit 2: Pre-History Pre-History paragraph
Last Refund Date/First Assignment Due Date Deadline (30 May)
8 am
29 May
50
29 May Unit 3: Ancient Near East Gilgamesh paper 8 am
1 June
100
Unit 4: Classical Mediterranean Unit 4 Extra Credit
8 am
5 June
 
Digital Project choice of topic and type of project 8 am
3 July
 
Digital Project assignment 8 am
10 July
150
5 June Unit 5: Classical South Asia Ramayana paper 8 am
8 June
100
Unit 6: Mesoamerica   8 am
12 June
 
12 June Unit 7: Classical China Blackboard post/respond 8 am
15 June
5
Unit 8: Russia Midterm Exam Anytime before or on
19 June
150
19 June Unit 9: Islam and Empire
8 am
22 June
 
Unit 10: Charlemagne and the European Middle Ages Blackboard post/respond
Last Withdrawal Date (24 June)
8 am
26 June
5
26 June Unit 11: Mongols
8 am
29 June
 
Unit 12: African Society Ibn Battuta group project 8 am
3 July
100
3 July Unit 13: Japan Wikipedia Analysis paper 8 am
6 July
100
Unit 14: Renaissance and Reformation (Digital project from unit 4 due) 8 am
10 July
 
10 July Unit 15: Final Exam Final exam Anytime before or on
13 July
200
Unit 16: The World in 1500 Reflective paragraph and Blackboard posting
Course End Date (16 July)
8 am
16 July
25
    TOTAL REQUIRED POINTS   1,000
 
 
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The specific assignment deadlines in this course are listed on the course schedule.

There are extra credit options available in each unit of the course: (1) You may submit one item of extra credit in each unit of the course; (2) you may not submit extra credit work from a unit once that unit has been completed; (3) you may not submit extra credit work if you are not up-to-date on the course required assignments.

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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