HIS 241 (Summer 2019)
8 Week Course Assignment Schedule
20 May Start Date

Grades are recorded in the gradebook in Canvas. 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
20 May Unit 1: Introduction and Themes in Russian History
Introduction Paragraph, Syllabus Quiz and Discussion Post Midnight
Thursday
23 May
15
Unit 2: Origins of Rus' Primary Chronicle paragraph
Midnight
Sunday
26 May
50
27 May Unit 3: The Mongol Invasion

Mongol paragraph
Last Refund Date/First Assignment Due Date Deadline (28 May)

Midnight
Thursday
30 May

50
Unit 4: Rise of Moscow and the Gathering of the Lands Discussion post/respond

Midnight
Sunday
2 June

5
3 June Unit 5: Ivan IV and the Time of Troubles

Discussion post/respond

Midnight
Thursday
6 June
5
Unit 6: Peter the Great Inheritance paragraph Midnight
Sunday
9 June
50
10 June Unit 7: Catherine the Great   Midnight
Thursday
13 June
 
Unit 8: Alexander I and Napoleon Midterm Exam Midnight
Sunday
16 June
150
17 June Unit 9: The Decembrists Decembrists paragraph Midnight
Thursday
20 June
50
Unit 10: Nicholas I and Official Nationality Tolstoi paper
Last Withdrawal Date (22 June)
Midnight
Sunday
23 June
100
24 June Unit 11: A Marvelous Decade Belinskii paragraph Midnight
Thursday
27 June
50
Unit 12: Alexander II and the Great Reforms Turgenev paper Midnight
Sunday
30 June
100
1 July Unit 13: The Revolutionary Movement   Midnight
Thursday
4 July
 
Unit 14: Reaction and Modernization under Alexander III and Nicholas II Witte group project Midnight
Sunday
7 July
100
8 July Unit 15: Whither Russia in the Twentieth Century? Final exam Midnight
Thursday
11 July
250
Unit 16: Golden and Silver Ages of Russian Culture Reflective paragraph and Discussion posting
Course End Date (14 July)
Midnight
Sunday
14 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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