History, Secondary Education, B.A. | University of West Georgia | Carrollton, United States
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B.A. On Campus Blended

History, Secondary Education

48 months
Duration
19282 USD/year
19282 USD/year
5464 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The History, Secondary Education program of University of West Georgia is the perfect program to place to hone your skills in research, critical thinking and writing.

Overview

The History, Secondary Education program of University of West Georgia prepares students for careers in law, business, banking, politics, journalism, teaching and government, not to mention research and teaching in specialized fields such as museum studies, women's issues and the development of the world's diverse societies and cultures, both ancient and modern.

In today’s rapidly changing world and workforce, History graduates are in an excellent competitive position.  You are trained to think critically, evaluate often conflicting and ambiguous sources of information, write clearly, and summarize and analyze effectively.  While learning about the complex world around you and how we got where we are now, you will learn skills transferable to a wide variety of career opportunities. 

Besides, the study of History is also immensely entertaining and rewarding in itself!  Graduates with History degrees often study it because they love it. They may not work in a field directly related to History, but they have successful careers in many other fields.

Objectives

  • to demonstrate general knowledge of U.S. and World history and in-depth knowlege of a particular historical question
  • to recognize and to pose significant historical questions
  • to find useful primary and secondary sources
  • to analyze sources critically
  • to construct a persuasive historical argument based on evidence
  • to think historically
  • to cite sources properly
  • Students will demonstrate the ability to write in standard English.
  • Students will demonstrate the ability to make an effective ten-minute presentation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Historian’s Craft: Methodology
  • History of Georgia
  • Exploring Learning and Teaching
  • Exploring Sociocultural Perspectives on Diversity in Educational Contexts
  • Investigating Critical and Contemporary Issues in Education
  • The Inclusive Classroom: Differentiating Instruction

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • $40 non-refundable application fee (If mailing a paper application, please do not mail cash.)
    • Official High School Transcripts sent directly from the high school to Office of Admissions
    • Official SAT or ACT scores (Put us down as a school to automatically receive your scores!)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19282 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9641 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    19282 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9641 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    5464 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2732 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Carrollton

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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