Bachelor of Arts in History: Honors Concentration Roadmap

120 Total Units Required
Minimum number of units in the Major: 45

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
HIST 110
History of Western Civilization I
or World History to 1500
3
GE Area A: Oral Communication (A1) or Critical Thinking (A3) 1 3
GE Area A: Written English Communication (A2) 2 3
GE Area C: Arts (C1) or Humanities (C2) 3
GE Area D: Social Sciences (D1) 3
 Units15
Second Semester
HIST 111
History of Western Civilization II
or World History Since 1500
3
GE Area A: Oral Communication (A1) or Critical Thinking (A3) 3
GE Area A: Written English Communication II (A4) 3
 
GE Area B: Quantitative Reasoning (B4) 3 3
GE Area C: Arts (C1) 3
 Units15
Third Semester
HIST 120 History of the U.S. through Reconstruction 3
GE Area A: Written English Communication II (A4) if not already satisfied 3
 
GE Area B: Physical Science (B1) and Laboratory Science (B3) 4 3-4
GE Area C: Humanities: Literature (C3) 3
GE Area D: U.S. and California Government (D3) 3
 Units15-16
Fourth Semester
HIST 121 History of the U.S. since Reconstruction 3
GE Area B: Life Science (B2) and Laboratory Science (B3) 4 3-4
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Three 5 9
 Units15-16
Fifth Semester
HIST 300GW Seminar in Historical Analysis - GWAR 5 3
GE Area UD-D: Upper Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Major Field of Study (24 Units Total) – Take Two 6 6
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 5 3
 Units15
Sixth Semester
Major Field of Study (24 Units Total)– Take Two 6 6
GE Area UD-C: Upper Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Two 5 6
 Units15
Seventh Semester
HIST 660 Digital History Methods and Practice 3
Major Field of Study (24 Units Total) – Take Two 6 6
GE Area UD-B: Upper Division Physical and/or Life Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 5 3
 Units15
Eighth Semester
Select One: 3
Proseminar: European History 7  
Proseminar: American History  
Proseminar in World History  
HIST 697 Honors Thesis 7 3
Major Field of Study (24 Units Total) – Take Two 6 6
Complementary Studies or SF State Studies or University Elective 5 3
 Units15
 Total Units120-122