HIS 241 (Summer 2018)
8 Week Course Assignment Schedule
30 May 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
30 May Unit 1: Introduction and Themes in Russian History
Introduction Paragraph, Syllabus Quiz and Blackboard Post 8 am
4 June
15
Unit 2: Origins of Rus' Primary Chronicle paragraph
8 am
4 June
50
4 June Unit 3: The Mongol Invasion

Mongol paragraph
Last Refund Date/First Assignment Due Date Deadline (7 June)

8 am
7 June
50
Unit 4: Rise of Moscow and the Gathering of the Lands Blackboard post/respond 8 am
11 June
5
11 June Unit 5: Ivan IV and the Time of Troubles

Blackboard post/respond

8 am
14 June
5
Unit 6: Peter the Great Inheritance paragraph 8 am
18 June
50
18 June Unit 7: Catherine the Great   8 am
21 June
 
Unit 8: Alexander I and Napoleon Midterm Exam Anytime before or on
25 June
150
25 June Unit 9: The Decembrists Decembrists paragraph 8 am
28 June
50
Unit 10: Nicholas I and Official Nationality Tolstoi paper
Last Withdrawal Date (2 July)
8 am
2 July
100
2 July Unit 11: A Marvelous Decade Belinskii paragraph 8 am
5 July
50
Unit 12: Alexander II and the Great Reforms Turgenev paper 8 am
9 July
100
9 July Unit 13: The Revolutionary Movement   8 am
12 July
 
Unit 14: Reaction and Modernization under Alexander III and Nicholas II Witte group project 8 am
16 July
100
16 July Unit 15: Whither Russia in the Twentieth Century? Final exam Anytime before or on
19 July
250
Unit 16: Golden and Silver Ages of Russian Culture Reflective paragraph and Blackboard posting
Course End Date (24 July)
8 am
23 July
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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