HIS 111 (Fall 2017)
8 Week Course Assignment Schedule
11 September 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
11 September Unit 1: Introduction Introduction Paragraph, Syllabus Quiz and Blackboard Post 8 am
14 September
15
Unit 2: Pre-History Pre-History paragraph
Last Refund Date/First Assignment Due Date Deadline (19 September)
8 am
18 September
50
18 September Unit 3: Ancient Near East Gilgamesh paper 8 am
21 September
100
Unit 4: Classical Mediterranean Unit 4 Extra Credit (not required)
8 am
25 September
 
Digital Project choice of topic and type of project 8 am
23 October
 
Digital Project assignment 8 am
30 October
150
25 September Unit 5: Classical South Asia Ramayana paper 8 am
28 September
100
Unit 6: Mesoamerica   8 am
2 October
 
2 October Unit 7: Classical China Blackboard post/respond 8 am
5 October
5
Unit 8: Russia Midterm Exam 9 October 150
9 October Unit 9: Islam and Empire
8 am
12 October
 
Unit 10: Charlemagne and the European Middle Ages Blackboard post/respond
Last Withdrawal Date (14 October)
8 am
16 October
5
16 October Unit 11: Mongols
8 am
19 October
 
Unit 12: African Society Ibn Battuta group project 8 am
23 October
100
23 October Unit 13: Japan Wikipedia Analysis paper 8 am
26 October
100
Unit 14: Renaissance and Reformation (Digital project from unit 4 due) 8 am
30 October
 
30 October Unit 15: Final Exam Final exam 2 November 200
Unit 16: The World in 1500 Reflective paragraph and Blackboard posting
Course End Date (5 November)

8 am
5 November

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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