• Alabama Negro working in the fields near Eutaw, Alabama.  Dorothea Lange.  Library of Congress
  • History General Social Science Teacher Certification Major Program Requirements

    History majors pursuing teacher certification in General Social Science should follow the pattern below. Students should refer to the College of Education section of the Catalogue for a listing of additional requirements for teacher certification.

    • HY 101. History of Western Civilization I (3)
    • HY 102. History of Western Civilization II (3)
      OR
    • HY 103. Honors Western Civilization (3)
    • HY 104. Honors Western Civilization II (3)
    • HY 211. American History I (3)
    • HY 212. American History II (3)
    • HY 300. Historical Methodologies and Practices (3)
    • HY 400. Seminar in Historical Studies (3)
    • HY 420. History of Alabama (3)
    • HY 451. History of Japan (3)
      OR
    • HY 452. History of China (3)
    • Electives in History (300-400 level) (12, 9 of which must be 400 level)

    Additional Courses in the Teaching Field:
    • EC 202. Principles of Macroeconomics (3)
    • EC 201. Principles of Microeconomics (3)
    • GY 100. Introduction to Geography (3)
    • PS 110. American Government (3)
    • PY 100. General Psychology (3)
    • SY 100. Principles of Sociology (3)
    • PS 310. State and Local Government (3)
    • PS 330. Comparative Government (3)
      OR
    • PS 340. International Relations (3)