What are the required courses for a History minor?
A history minor can be combined with a major in a related or unrelated field. Simpson College history minors find their analytical and communication skills relevant to jobs in a variety of careers as well as excellent preparation for fields like law, journalism and public administration.
The History minor requires the following six courses for completion:
If you declare a History minor after the start of academic year 2015-2016, you will complete the following:
Two 100-level courses
HIST 285 - Thinking Historically
One 200-level course
Two 300-level courses
If you declare as a History minor before the end of academic year 2014-2015, students will complete the following:
Two Western Traditions Courses
Choose one of the following courses: Hist 101 Western Civilization I; Hist 111 Western Civilization I (RTTP); Hum 101 Western Traditions I
Choose one of the following courses: Hist 102 Western Civilization II; Hist 112 Western Civilization II (RTTP); Hum 102 Western Traditions II
Two 200 Level Electives
Two 300 Level Electives