HIS 111 (Summer 2020)
6 Week Course Assignment Schedule
18 May Start Date

Grades are recorded in the gradebook in Canvas. 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

18 May

Unit 1: Introduction

Introduction Paragraph, Syllabus Quiz and Canvas Post

Midnight
20 May

15+

Unit 2: Pre-History

Pre-History paragraph

Midnight
22 May

25

Unit 3: Ancient Near East

Gilgamesh paper

Midnight
24 May

100

25 May

 

Unit 4: Classical Mediterranean

Discussion post/respond
Last Refund Date/First Assignment Due Date Deadline (26 May)

Midnight
27 May

5

Digital Project choice of topic and type of project

Midnight
14 June

 

Digital Project assignment

Midnight
21 June

150

Unit 5: Classical South Asia

Ramayana paper

Midnight
29 May

100

Unit 6: Classical China

Discussion post/respond

Midnight
31 May

100

1 June

Unit 7: Islam

Discussion post/respond

Midnight
3 June

5

Unit 8: Russia

Midterm Exam

Midnight
5 June

150

Unit 9: Mesoamerica

Discussion post/respond

Midnight
7 June

5

8 June

 

Unit 10: Charlemagne and the European Middle Ages

Wikipedia Analysis paper

Midnight
10 June

100

Unit 11: Mongols

Discussion post/respond
Last Withdrawal Date (12 June)

Midnight
12 June

100

Unit 12: African Society

Ibn Battuta group project

Midnight
14 June

100

15 June

Unit 13: Japan

Discussion post/respond

Midnight
18 June

5

Unit 14: Renaissance and Reformation

Discussion post/respond
(Digital project from unit 4 due)

Midnight
21 June

5

22 June

Unit 15: Explorations

Final exam

Midnight
25 June

200

Unit 16: The World in 1500

Reflective paragraph
Discussion post/respond
Course End Date (28 June)

Midnight
28 June

25

 

 

TOTAL REQUIRED POINTS

 

1,000

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Course grades are based on the following scale:

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