HIS 241 (Fall 2019)
8 Week Course Assignment Schedule
19 August 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
19 August Unit 1: Introduction and Themes in Russian History
Introduction Paragraph, Syllabus Quiz and Canvas Post Midnight
Thursday
22 August
15
Unit 2: Origins of Rus' Primary Chronicle paragraph
Midnight
Sunday
25 August
50
26 August Unit 3: The Mongol Invasion

Mongol paragraph
Last Refund Date/First Assignment Due Date Deadline (27 August)

Midnight
Thursday
29 August
50
Unit 4: Rise of Moscow and the Gathering of the Lands Canvas post/respond Midnight
Sunday
1 September
5
2 September Unit 5: Ivan IV and the Time of Troubles

Canvas post/respond

Midnight
Thursday
5 September
5
Unit 6: Peter the Great Inheritance paragraph Midnight
Sunday
8 September
50
9 September Unit 7: Catherine the Great   Midnight
Thursday
12 September
 
Unit 8: Alexander I and Napoleon Midterm Exam Midnight
Sunday
15 September
150
16 September Unit 9: The Decembrists Decembrists paragraph Midnight
Thursday
19 September
50
Unit 10: Nicholas I and Official Nationality Tolstoi paper
Last Withdrawal Date (21 September)
Midnight
Sunday
22 September
100
23 September Unit 11: A Marvelous Decade Belinskii paragraph Midnight
Thursday
26 September
50
Unit 12: Alexander II and the Great Reforms Turgenev paper Midnight
Sunday
29 September
100
30 September Unit 13: The Revolutionary Movement   Midnight
Thursday
3 October
 
Unit 14: Reaction and Modernization under Alexander III and Nicholas II Witte group project Midnight
Sunday
6 October
100
7 October Unit 15: Whither Russia in the Twentieth Century? Final exam Midnight
Thursday
10 October
250
Unit 16: Golden and Silver Ages of Russian Culture Reflective paragraph and Canvas posting
Course End Date (13 October)
Midnight
Sunday
13 October
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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