UNION COUNTY COLLEGE
GENERAL INFORMATION: Summer Session I is a six week semester beginning on Tuesday, May 26 and ending on Thursday, July 2. We meet on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays. Each class is two hours and thirty minutes long. The course covers all the material taught usually in a fifteen week semester. There is a considerable amount of reading involved in this course. This is a difficult course to take during the summer semester. Please do not fall behind in your readings. Class attendance is taken and counts toward your grade. There are three examinations; one at the end of each two week segment. The final on July 2 will be comprehensive.
I will give Late Withdrawals until the end of class on Monday, June 2. Thereafter none will be given.
Class is from 10:40 a.m. to 1:10 p.m.
I: The Big Bang to the End of the Roman Republic:
13.7 Billion Years Ago - 27 B.C.E.
FIRST HOURLY EXAMINATION: Monday, June 8 from 10:40 a.m. to noon
II: From the Principate to the High Middle Ages:
27 B.C.E. - 1100 C.E.
SECOND HOURLY EXAMINATION: Thursday, June 18 from noon to 1:10 p,m.
III: From the High Middle Ages to the Wars of Religion: 1100
C.E. - 1648 C.E.
Reread Chapters 1 - 12 in Hunt and entire Kehoe book for the Final, which IS COMPREHENSIVE. There will be 75 multiple choice questions and one 25 percent essay question. The Essay Question will be either on the Renaissance or the Reformation (no choice, you must prepare both.)
FINAL EXAMINATION: Thursday, July 2 entire class.
GRADING AND EXAMINATION POLICIES
ATTENDANCE AND QUIZZES -- 10%
Updated May 22, 2009