2023-2024 Cal Poly Humboldt Catalog 
    Jun 13, 2024  
2023-2024 Cal Poly Humboldt Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

History, Education Concentration, B.A.

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The History Education concentration is certified by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CCTC) as a Subject Matter Program for Secondary Education Social Sciences. Students who successfully complete this concentration will have demonstrated subject matter competency in the Social Sciences and therefore will not be required to take the California Subject Exam for Teachers (CSET) for Social Science. The History Education concentration prepares students to enter a Single Subject Secondary Education Credential program after they graduate with their B.A. degree.

Program Leader 
Ryder Dschida, M.A. 
Email: Ryder.Dschida@humboldt.edu  

Requirements for the Bachelor’s Degree

A bachelor’s degree requires a total of 120 units. Students must fulfill General Education & All-University Requirements , residency, unit, and GPA requirements as outlined in the Bachelor’s Degree Requirements . This major includes a Graduation Writing Assessment Requirement (GWAR) certified course.

Requirements for the Major (52 Units)

Students must complete all major courses with a grade of C- or better.

Core Courses (28 Units)

The following core courses are required for all majors.

History Areas

Students must successfully complete HIST 210  before enrolling in history area courses.


Program Learning Outcomes

Program Learning Outcomes identify what a student will learn or be able to do upon completion of their program.

  1. Identify and locate historical evidence
  2. Recognize and evaluate types of historical sources
  3. Examine and analyze diverse histories
  4. Apply historical knowledge, research, and analysis
  5. Communicate effectively in both written and oral formats

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