HIS 111 (Fall 2017)
8 Week Course Assignment Schedule
23 October 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
23 October Unit 1: Introduction Introduction Paragraph, Syllabus Quiz and Blackboard Post 8 am
26 October
15
Unit 2: Pre-History Pre-History paragraph
8 am
30 October
50
30 October Unit 3: Ancient Near East Gilgamesh paper
Last Refund Date/First Assignment Due Date Deadline (31 October)
8 am
2 November
100
Unit 4: Classical Mediterranean Unit 4 Extra Credit (not required)
8 am
6 November
 
Digital Project choice of topic and type of project 8 am
4 December
 
Digital Project assignment 8 am
11 December
150
6 November Unit 5: Classical South Asia Ramayana paper 8 am
9 November
100
Unit 6: Mesoamerica   8 am
13 November
 
13 November Unit 7: Classical China Blackboard post/respond 8 am
16 November
5
Unit 8: Russia Midterm Exam 20 November 150
20 November Unit 9: Islam and Empire
8 am
23 November
 
Unit 10: Charlemagne and the European Middle Ages Blackboard post/respond
Last Withdrawal Date (25 November)
8 am
27 November
5
27 November Unit 11: Mongols
8 am
30 November
 
Unit 12: African Society Ibn Battuta group project 8 am
4 December
100
4 December Unit 13: Japan Wikipedia Analysis paper 8 am
7 December
100
Unit 14: Renaissance and Reformation (Digital project from unit 4 due) 8 am
11 December
 
11 December Unit 15: Final Exam Final exam 14 December 200
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.

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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