HIS 135 (Spring 2012)
8 Week Course Assignment Schedule
20 February 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 Assignments/Critical course Deadlines Assignment
Due Date
19 February Unit 1: Introduction
Introduction paragraph 8 am
27 February
26 February Unit 2: The Cold War

Paragraph One; Last Refund Date/First Assignment Due Date Deadline (29 February)

8 am
4 March
11 March Unit 4: Democracy and Decolonization Paragraph Two 8 am
19 March
18 March Unit 6: The Changing Modern World Midterm Exam Due Date 26 March 200
25 March Unit 8: The Key Events of the Last Half century Module Essay 1 Paper; Last Withdrawal Date (29 March) 8 am
29 March
Unit 10: The Key Events of the Last Half century Module Essay 2 Paper 8 am
2 April
1 April Unit 12: Your Choice Your Personal Choice Assignment 8 am
9 April
(at least)
8 April Unit 14: Current Events/Current History Current Events Paper 8 am
16 April
15 April Unit 15: The Regions of the Modern World Final Exam; Course End Date (23 April) 23 April 200
Any Week   Online Discussion (Post ten times during the course.)   50
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The specific assignment deadlines in this course are listed on the course schedule. You may not submit late extra credit work from a course unit. You may submit any of the course assignments, or optional course assignments late, but the maximum point value will then be reduced by one-half.

Course grades are based on the following scale:

  • 1,000-900:  A
  •    899-800:  B
  •    799-700:  C
  •    699-600:  D
  •    599-000:  F

Please remember that you must pass the final exam with a grade of "C" (140/200) or better to earn a passing grade in this course.



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