Course Engagement Expectations (CLAS240/HIST270)


This course is scheduled to meet 2 days per week for 75 minutes for half a semester

You should expect to spend on course reading, homework and assignments approximately three hours outside of class for every hour in class. Assigned activities may take each student a different amount of time to finish, however, the weekly average for all students in the course should be 10 hours.  Further estimates include:


        In class activities                                                                                          2.5 hours

        Regular reading                                                                                            4.0 hours

        Writing assignments                                                                                    1.5 hour

        Class Preparation                                                                                         2.0 hours

        Average per week                                                                                         10 hours