HIS 241 (Spring 2019)
8 Week Course Assignment Schedule
14 January Start Date

Grades are recorded in the gradebook in Blackboard. For an explanation of the critical course deadlines, highlighted on the schedule in bold, please see the course home page.

Week Starts Topic Required Assignments and Critical Course Deadlines Due Date Possible
Points
14 January Unit 1: Introduction and Themes in Russian History
Introduction Paragraph, Syllabus Quiz and Blackboard Post 8 am
17 January
15
Unit 2: Origins of Rus' Primary Chronicle paragraph
8 am
21 January
50
21 January Unit 3: The Mongol Invasion

Mongol paragraph
Last Refund Date/First Assignment Due Date Deadline (22 January)

8 am
24 January
50
Unit 4: Rise of Moscow and the Gathering of the Lands Blackboard post/respond 8 am
28 January
5
28 January Unit 5: Ivan IV and the Time of Troubles

Blackboard post/respond

8 am
31 January
5
Unit 6: Peter the Great Inheritance paragraph 8 am
4 February
50
4 February Unit 7: Catherine the Great   8 am
7 February
 
Unit 8: Alexander I and Napoleon Midterm Exam Anytime before or on
11 February
150
11 February Unit 9: The Decembrists Decembrists paragraph 8 am
14 February
50
Unit 10: Nicholas I and Official Nationality Tolstoi paper
Last Withdrawal Date (16 February)
8 am
18 February
100
18 February Unit 11: A Marvelous Decade Belinskii paragraph 8 am
21 February
50
Unit 12: Alexander II and the Great Reforms Turgenev paper 8 am
25 February
100
25 February Unit 13: The Revolutionary Movement   8 am
28 February
 
Unit 14: Reaction and Modernization under Alexander III and Nicholas II Witte group project 8 am
4 March
100
4 March Unit 15: Whither Russia in the Twentieth Century? Final exam Anytime before or on
7 March
250
Unit 16: Golden and Silver Ages of Russian Culture Reflective paragraph and Blackboard posting
Course End Date (10 March)
8 am
10 March
25
    TOTAL REQUIRED POINTS   1,000
 
 
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Course grades are based on the following scale:

  • 1,000-900:  A
  •    899-800:  B
  •    799-700:  C
  •    699-600:  D
  •    599-000:  F

 

 

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