May 21, 2018  
College Catalog 2017-2018 
College Catalog 2017-2018

History (B.A.)

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Student Learning Outcomes for History:

Students will be able to:

  • Draw effectively on primary and secondary sources to analyze historical developments in the U.S., Europe, and/or non-western world.

  • Analyze major issues in historiography.

  • Communicate effectively orally and in writing, as appropriate to the discipline of history.

The History major requires 48 credits of course work:

Electives - No more than one may be at the 100-level

  • Five History electives

Upper Division - All courses must be at the 300-level

  • One U.S. History course
  • One European History course
  • One Non-Western History course

Capstone - Enrollment limited to seniors

Suggested first year courses:

A History major’s program must include one introductory course (100-level) in each of three areas – U.S., European, and non-Western.

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