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