HIS 242 (Spring 2017)
8 Week Course Assignment Schedule
13 March 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 home page.

Week Starts Topic Required Assignments and Critical course Deadlines Due Date Possible
Points
13 March Unit 1: Introduction and Themes in Russian History
Introduction Paragraph, Syllabus Quiz and Blackboard Post 8 am
16 March
15
Unit 2: Reaction and Modernization under Alexander III and Nicholas II Witte paragraph
8 am
20 March
50
20 March Unit 3: A Silver Age of Russian Culture

Blackboard post/respond
Last Refund Date/First Assignment Due Date Deadline (21 March)

8 am
23 March
5
Unit 4: Marxism Blackboard post/respond 8 am
27 March
5
27 March Unit 5: 1905

1905 paragraph

8 am
30 March
50
 Unit 6: World War I   8 am
3 April
 
3 April Unit 7: 1917 and Civil War Midterm Exam Anytime
6 April
150
Unit 8: NEP and the Roaring 1920s Lenin's Testament paragraph 8 am
10 April
50
10 April Unit 9: Stalinism in the 1930s Bulgakov paper
8 am
13 April
100
Unit 10: World War II Last Withdrawal Date (15 April) 8 am
17 April
 
17 April Unit 11: Cold War Abroad Secret Speech paragraph 8 am
20 April
50
Unit 12: Thaw at Home Solzhenitsyn paper 8 am
24 April
100
24 April Unit 13: Gorbachev Gorbachev paragraph 8 am
27 April
50
Unit 14: Putin-Medvedev Putin group project 8 am
1 May
100
1 May Unit 15: Whither Russia in the Twenty-First Century? Final exam Anytime
4 May
250
Unit 16: A New Russian Culture Reflective paragraph and Blackboard posting
Course End Date (7 May)
8 am
7 May
25
    TOTAL REQUIRED POINTS   1,000
 
 
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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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