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Secondary Track: History

  • The following requirements are for freshman and transfer students that entered UCSD prior to Fall 2013.
  • For freshman and transfer students that entered UCSD after to Fall 2013, please find the current major requirements here.
    • A secondary track is NOT required for students entering UCSD Fall 2013 and later.

Secondary Track Information

  • To fulfill a secondary track, students must select five (5) 4-unit, upper-division, non-language courses selected from the approved list.
  • All courses must be taken for a letter grade of C- or better.
  • A secondary track CANNOT be the same as the primary track.

History Comprehensive Course List

 All five (5) courses must be 4 units, upper-division and taken for a letter grade of C- or better.

Select five (5) courses from the approved list:

  • HIAF. History of Africa
  • HIEU. History of Europe
  • HIEA. History of East Asia
  • HINE. History of the Near East
    • (With exception of HINE 151, 152, 153)
  • HILA. History of Latin America
  • HIRE. History of Religion
  • HISC. History of Science
  • HITO. History Topics
    • (With exception of HITO 194-199)

Note: History of the United States (HIUS) courses are NOT accepted for a secondary track in History.

Resources

International Studies Academic Advising Resources

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