HIS 242 (Summer 2018)
8 Week Course Assignment Schedule
13 June 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
13 June Unit 1: Introduction and Themes in Russian History
Introduction Paragraph, Syllabus Quiz and Blackboard Post 8 am
18 June
15
Unit 2: Reaction and Modernization under Alexander III and Nicholas II Witte paragraph
8 am
18 June
50
18 June Unit 3: A Silver Age of Russian Culture

Blackboard post/respond
Last Refund Date/First Assignment Due Date Deadline (21 June)

8 am
21 June
5
Unit 4: Marxism Blackboard post/respond 8 am
25 June
5
25 June Unit 5: 1905

1905 paragraph

8 am
28 June
50
 Unit 6: World War I Blackboard post/respond 8 am
2 July
 
2 July Unit 7: 1917 and Civil War Midterm Exam Anytime before
or on
5 July
150
Unit 8: NEP and the Roaring 1920s Lenin's Testament paragraph 8 am
9 July
50
9 July Unit 9: Stalinism in the 1930s Bulgakov paper
8 am
12 July
100
Unit 10: World War II Blackboard post/respond
Last Withdrawal Date (16 July)
8 am
16 July
 
16 July Unit 11: Cold War Abroad Secret Speech paragraph 8 am
19 July
50
Unit 12: Thaw at Home Solzhenitsyn paper 8 am
23 July
100
23 July Unit 13: Gorbachev Gorbachev paragraph 8 am
26 July
50
Unit 14: Putin-Medvedev Putin group project 8 am
30 July
100
30 July Unit 15: Whither Russia in the Twenty-First Century? Final exam Anytime before
or on
2 August
250
Unit 16: A New Russian Culture Reflective paragraph and Blackboard posting
Course End Date (7 August)
8 am
6 August
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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