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DEGREE: BACHELOR OF ARTS MAJOR: HISTORY

University and College requirements (click here for list from UD Catalog)

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS (30 credits in history minimum; 45 credits maximum)

CURRICULUM CREDITS
HIST 101  OR HIST 103  OR HIST 1053
HIST 102  OR HIST 104 OR HIST 1063
Two (2) HIST 100 or 200-level courses* (excluding HIST 101, 102, 103, 104, 105, 106 and 268)6
HIST 268 Seminar3
Four (4) HIST 300-level courses or above*12
400-Level Capstone Seminar (excluding HIST 464468491493 and Independent Study)3
* Choose one course from pre-1700 History (excluding HIST 101, 103 & 105) and one course from Asian, African, Latin American or Middle Eastern History (excluding HIST 268)
NOTE:

History majors should take HIST268 in their sophomore year. If the history major is declared after the sophomore year, HIST268 should be taken the following semester.  In all cases, HIST268 must be taken before enrollment in a 400-level history seminar.

For students matriculating after Fall 2017, the HIST 400 CAPSTONE seminar is required.

ELECTIVES

After required courses are completed, sufficient elective credits must be taken to meet the minimum credit requirement for the degree.

CREDITS TO TOTAL A MINIMUM OF

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