THE UNIVERSITY OF VERMONT

College of Education and Social Services
History Major Concentration
(Early Childhood, Early Childhood Special Education, Elementary and Physical Education)

Minimum of 30 credit hours required.

Complete the Following Courses
U.S. History
6 cr. hrs.
HST 011 U.S. History to 1875
HST 012 U.S. History Since 1875
(In exceptional circumstances, more advanced courses may be offered in fulfillment
of this requirement.)
European History-Select One Combination
6 cr. hrs.
HST 009 and 010 Global History to 1500 and Global History Since 1500
HST 015 and 016 Early Europe and Modern Europe
Select Two Courses from the Following
6 cr. hrs.

HST 040 African History to C-1870
HST 041 Africa from C-1870 to Present
HST 045 Hst Islam & Middle East to 1258
HST 046 Hst Islam & Middle East Since 1258
HST 055 History of China & Japan
HST 062 Colonial Latin American History
HST 063 Modern Latin American History

Select Four History Electives at the 100 Level or Above

At least one HST elective must be a 200 level seminar.

12 cr. hrs.
HST Elective Numbered at the 100 Level or Above
HST Elective Numbered at the 100 Level or Above
HST Elective Numbered at the 100 Level or Above
HST Seminar Numbered at the 200 Level
30 cr. hrs.

Students in Early Childhood, Early Childhood Special Education, Elementary Education and Physical Education who are completing this major may eventually be interested in applying to teach this content at the Secondary Education level. This would require completing the Supplemental coursework as listed on the Secondary Education History major.

Revised Summer 2010