2017-2018 Catalog

Specific History Subject Matter Authorization (33 units)

Holders of a Single Subject or Multiple Subject credential issued by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing may secure a Specific History Subject Matter Authorization that allows the holder to teach the specific subjects in grades preschool, K-12, and classes organized primarily for adults. 

For other requirements governing issuance of this authorization, consult the Teacher Education section of this catalog or contact the School of Education Student Services Center.

Complete each of the following courses or equivalent as approved by the History Department Advisor:

Required Courses

A. Lower Division (9 Units):

HIS 101History Of United States

3

HIS 120World History I

3

ANT 102Ancient Civilizations

3

HIS 121World History II

3

B. Upper Division (12 Units):

GEO 350World Geography

3

HIS 301Individual, Family, and Community in Historic Perspective

3

HIS 341California

3

or

GEO 359Geography Of California

3

Or

POL 312State and Local Government: Organization and Problems

3

GE Area F3. Integrative Studies in the Social Sciences/Cultural Pluralism

3 unit

C. Additional Coursework. Select any combination of the courses below to add up to 33 units (12-15 units)

HIS 305World History for Teachers

3

HIS 310The Ancient World

3

HIS 311Medieval Europe

3

HIS 312Renaissance and Reformation

3

HIS 313Absolutism and Enlightenment

3

HIS 314Emergence Modern Europe

3

HIS 31520th Century Europe

3

HIS 317Modern England

3

HIS 318History of Medieval Russia

3

HIS 319History of Imperial Russia, 1689-1917

3

HIS 360African History to the 1880's

3

HIS 361 African History from the Colonial Era to the Present

3

HIS 362Traditional China

3

HIS 363Modern China

3

HIS 364Traditional Japan

3

HIS 365Modern Japan

3

HIS 366Colonial Latin America

3

HIS 367Modern Latin America

3

HIS 368Mexico: Colonial Period

3

HIS 369Mexico: National Period

3

HIS 330United States: Colonial Period

3

HIS 331United States: Revolutionary and Constitutional Period

3

HIS 332United States: Early National Period

3

HIS 333United States: Civil War and Reconstruction

3

HIS 334Emergence of Modern America

3

HIS 335United States: War and Depression

3

HIS 336 United States: Recent Period

3

HIS 340American West

3

HIS 343African American History from Africa to Reconstruction

3

HIS 344African American History: Reconstruction to the Present

3

HIS 345 History of the Mexican American People I

3

HIS 346History of the Mexican American People II

3

HIS 348Labor In American Society

3

HIS 349History Of Urban America

3

HIS 352 Topics in the History of U.S. Foreign Relations

3

HIS 354History of American Immigration

3