History Education Minor

  • This minor contains course requirements designed to meet state standards. Those interested in teaching in K-12 schools must complete the education/teaching concentration of a major in a teaching content area plus the Teacher Education Program through the Department of Teaching and Learning. Additional teaching areas can be added through completion of the education/teaching concentration of a major or education/teaching minor in that content area.

  • To complete this teaching track, you need to contact the Teaching and Learning Department. Approvals for this track must come from the Teaching and Learning Department.

  • Individuals completing this minor must also complete the education/teaching concentration of a major in another teaching content area.

Minor - History Education

College of Humanities & Sciences

Degree Specific Credits: 31

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Catalog Year: 2022-23


Summary

Lower-Division Core

16

World History Electives

6

Upper-Division American History Elective

3

Upper-Division European History Elective

3

Methods Requirements

3

Total Hours

31

Lower-Division Core

Note: Students must select either the regular or honors version of a course to apply to the requirement.

Code

Title

Hours

Complete all of the following courses:

HSTA 101H

or HSTA 103H

American History I

or Honors American History I

4

HSTA 102H

or HSTA 104H

American History II

or

4

HSTR 200

Intro: Historical Methods

1

HSTA 255

Montana History

3

Complete one of the following courses:

4

HSTR 101H

or HSTR 103H

Western Civilization I

or Honors Western Civilization I

HSTR 102H

or HSTR 104H

Western Civilization II

or Honors Western Civilization II

Total Hours

16

Minimum Required Grade: C-


World History Electives

Code

Title

Hours

Complete 6 credits of the following courses:

6

HSTR 191

Special Topics

HSTR 210E

History of the Bible

HSTR 221H

God - Past, Puzzle, Present

HSTR 230H

Colonial Latin America

HSTR 231H

Modern Latin America

HSTR 240H

East Asian Civilizations

HSTR 262

Islamic Civil: Classical Age

HSTR 264

Islamic Civ: Modrn Era

HSTR 272E

Terrorism:Viol Mod Wrld

HSTR 291

Special Topics

HSTR 291H

Special Topics

HSTR 300

Writing For History

HSTR 334

Latin America: Reform & Revolution

HSTR 335

Latin America: Workers & Labor

HSTR 345H

Modern China

HSTR 368

Iran Between Two Revolutions

HSTR 386

Nationalism Modern Middle East

HSTR 391

Special Topics

HSTR 392

Independent Study

HSTR 400

Historical Research Seminar

HSTR 435

Lat Am Human Rgts & Memory

HSTR 437

US-Latin America Relations

HSTR 491

Special Topics

HSTR 492

Independent Study

PSCI 311

Revolution & Reform in Modern China

Total Hours

6

Minimum Required Grade: C


Upper-Division American History Elective

Code

Title

Hours

Complete one of the following courses:

3

HSTA 307Y

The American Revolution and Founding Era

HSTA 315

Early American Republic

HSTA 316

American Civil War Era

HSTA 320

Birth of Modern US

HSTA 321

America in Crisis

HSTA 322

U.S. History: WWII to Present

HSTA 323

U.S. in the 1950s

HSTA 324

U.S. in the 1960s

HSTA 333

American Military History

HSTA 335

Movie America

HSTA 336

America at War, 1898-Present

HSTA 342H

Afr Amer Hist to 1865

HSTA 343H

Afr Amer Hist Since 1865

HSTA 347

Voodoo, Muslim, Church: Black Religion

HSTA 344

African-American Struggle for Equality

HSTA 361

The American South

HSTA 370H

Wmn Amer Colonial to Civil War

HSTA 371H

Wmn Amer Civil War to Present

HSTA 373

American Thought to 1865

HSTA 377

Alcohol in American History

HSTA 380

American Constitutional History

HSTA 382H

History of American Law

HSTA 385

Families & Children in America

HSTA 391

Special Topics

HSTA 415

The Black Radical Tradition

HSTA 417

Prayer & Civil Rights

HSTA 461

Research in Montana History

HSTA 471

Writing Women's Lives

HSTA 491

Special topics

HSTA 494

Seminar

HSTR 300

Writing For History

HSTR 364

Environmental History

HSTR 369

20th Cent Amer West

HSTR 400

Historical Research Seminar

Total Hours

6

Minimum Required Grade: C-


Upper-Division European History Elective

Code

Title

Hours

Complete one of the following courses:

3

HSTR 300

Writing For History

HSTR 301

Ancient Greek Social History

HSTR 302

Ancient Greece

HSTR 304H

Ancient Rome

HSTR 312

Age of Absolut 1648-1789

HSTR 315

Reformation

HSTR 320

European Social and Intellectual History: 1450-1789

HSTR 321

The Roman Empire

HSTR 323

European Social and Intellectual History: The 19th Century

HSTR 325

European Social and Intellectual History: The 20th Century

HSTR 326

Contemporary Europe

HSTR 348

Britain 1485-1688

HSTR 349

Britain from Rev - Reform 1688

HSTR 350

Modern Britain

HSTR 352

France Revol 1789-1848

HSTR 353

Modern France

HSTR 354

Italy: 1300-1800

HSTR 355

Italy: 1800-Present

HSTR 357

Russia to 1881

HSTR 358

Russia Since 1881

HSTR 361

Germ:Augsburg-Bismarck

HSTR 363

Eastern Europe

HSTR 377

European Internal Relat

HSTR 391

Special Topics

HSTR 392

Independent Study

HSTR 400

Historical Research Seminar

HSTR 401

The Great Historians

HSTR 418

Britain 1500 - 1800

HSTR 491

Special Topics

HSTR 492

Independent Study

Total Hours

6

Minimum Required Grade: C-


Methods Requirement

Code

Title

Hours

Complete the following course:

EDU 497

Methods: 5-12 Social Studies

3

Total Hours

3

Minimum Required Grade: C-


Secondary Teaching Licensure

Note: For endorsement to teach history, a student also must gain admission to the Teacher Education Program and meet all the requirements for secondary teaching licensure. For more information, see the Teaching and Learning Department.