HIS 111 (Fall 2017)
8 Week Course Assignment Schedule
21 August 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
21 August Unit 1: Introduction Introduction Paragraph, Syllabus Quiz and Blackboard Post 8 am
24 August
15
Unit 2: Pre-History Pre-History paragraph
Last Refund Date/First Assignment Due Date Deadline (29 August)
8 am
28 August
50
28 August Unit 3: Ancient Near East Gilgamesh paper 8 am
31 August
100
Unit 4: Classical Mediterranean Unit 4 Extra Credit (not required)
8 am
4 September
 
Digital Project choice of topic and type of project 8 am
2 October
 
Digital Project assignment 8 am
9 October
150
4 September Unit 5: Classical South Asia Ramayana paper 8 am
7 September
100
Unit 6: Mesoamerica   8 am
11 September
 
11 September Unit 7: Classical China Blackboard post/respond 8 am
14 September
5
Unit 8: Russia Midterm Exam 18 September 150
18 September Unit 9: Islam and Empire
8 am
21 September
 
Unit 10: Charlemagne and the European Middle Ages Blackboard post/respond
Last Withdrawal Date (23 September)
8 am
25 September
5
25 September Unit 11: Mongols
8 am
28 September
 
Unit 12: African Society Ibn Battuta group project 8 am
2 October
100
2 October Unit 13: Japan Wikipedia Analysis paper 8 am
5 October
100
Unit 14: Renaissance and Reformation (Digital project from unit 4 due) 8 am
9 October
 
9 October Unit 15: Final Exam Final exam 12 October 200
Unit 16: The World in 1500 Reflective paragraph and Blackboard posting
Course End Date (15 October)
8 am
15 October
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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