AB IN History

Faculty of Arts and Letters

AB IN HISTORY

Faculty of Arts and Letters

AB IN HISTORY

Faculty of Arts and Letters

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

The Bachelor of Arts (AB) in History prepares students for careers in history, law, business, government, education, and other disciplines which require knowledge of how the past affects the present and the future. It develops creativity, critical thinking, writing and research skills. It teaches the students to think analytically, write clearly, understand and assess past trends and predict the future based on careful research and analysis.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Archivist
Anthropologist
Consultant
Curator
Diplomat
Historian
Journalist
Political Analyst
Researcher
School Teacher

PROGRAM CURRICULUM

FIRST YEAR (2 TERMS)
First Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
ART_APP Art Appreciation 3 0 3
GE ELEC I Elective I 3 0 3
MATH_MW Mathematics in the Modern World 3 0 3
NSTP 1 NSTP 1 0 0 3
PE 1 PATH-PE 1 2 0 2
PURPCOM Purposive Communication 3 0 3
SCITECHS Science, Technology, and Society 3 0 3
SPN 1 Spanish 1 – Basic 3 0 3
THY 1 Christian Vision of the Human Person 3 0 3
UND_SELF Understanding the Self 3 0 3
TOTAL 26 0 29

 

Second Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
CONTEM_W The Contemporary World 3 0 3
GE ELEC II Elective II 3 0 3
NSTP 2 NSTP 2 0 0 3
PE 2 PATH-PE 2 2 0 2
READ_PH Readings in Philippine History 3 0 3
SPN 2 Spanish 2 – Intermediate 3 0 3
THY 2 Christian Vision of Marriage and Family 3 0 3
TOTAL 17 0 20

 

SECOND YEAR (2 TERMS)
First Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
FIL 1 Filipino 1 3 0 3
GE ELEC III Elective III 3 0 3
GE ELEC IV Elective IV 3 0 3
HST 3241 Introduction to the Writing and Study of History 3 0 3
PE 3 PATH-PE 3 2 0 2
SPN 3 Advanced Spanish 3 0 3
THY 3 Christian Vision of the Church in Society 3 0 3
TOTAL 23 0 23

 

Second Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
AB 301 Entrepreneurial Mind 3 0 3
FIL 2 Filipino 2 3 0 3
HST 3242 Research Methods in History 3 0 3
HST 3243 Philosophy of History 3 0 3
LIWORIZ Life and Works of Rizal 3 0 3
PE 4 PATH-PE 4 2 0 2
SPN 4 Spanish 4 (Introduction to Translation) 3 0 3
THY 4 Living the Christian Vision in the Contemporary World 3 0 3
TOTAL 23 0 23

 

 

THIRD YEAR (2 TERMS)
First Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
HST 3244 Historiography 3 0 3
HST 3245 Survey of Asian Civilization 3 0 3
HST 3246 Diaspora and Migration 3 0 3
HST 3247 Islamic History as Global History 3 0 3
HST 3248 Survey of Philippine Archaeology 3 0 3
SPN 5 Spanish 5 (Archival Translation) 3 0 3
TOTAL 18 0 18

 

Second Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
HST 32410 Philippine Cultural History 3 0 3
HST 32411 Diplomatic History of the Philippines 3 0 3
HST 32412 Survey of Western Civilization 3 0 3
HST 32413 History of Spain 3  0 3
HST 32414 Thesis Writing 1 (Thesis Proposal) 2  0 2
HST 3249 Philippine Economic History 3 0 3
TOTAL 17 0 17

 

FOURTH YEAR (2 TERMS)
First Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
HST 32415 Philippine Social History 3 0 3
HST 32416 Pre-16th Century Philippines 3 0 3
HST 32417 Ethnic History of the Philippines 3 0 3
HST 32418 History of the United States 3 0 3
HST 32419 Mainland Southeast Asia 3 0 3
HST 32420 Thesis Writing 2 (Thesis Colloquium) 2 0 2
TOTAL 17 0 17

 

Second Term

Abbreviation Description Lec. Hrs. Lab. Hrs. Units Pre-Requisites
HST 32421 Island Southeast Asia 3 0 3
HST 32422 Modern and Contemporary Europe 3 0 3
HST 32423 Modern East Asia 3 0 3
HST 32424 Philippine Nationalism Revolution 3 0 3
HST 32425 Practicum 3 0 3
HST 32426 Thesis Writing 3 (Thesis Defense) 2 0 2
TOTAL 17 0 17

 

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