The Historian's Craft

The Historian's Craft
History within the broader framework of liberal education; nature of history; questions historians ask; skills and resources needed to study, understand, and write history.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 NoteRequired of all history majors.
 TaughtFall, Winter, Spring, Summer
 ProgramsContaining HIST 200
Course Outcomes

Critical Analysis

Acquire the ability to analyze historical questions and issues clearly, assess historical information accurately, and distinguish between questionable and valid historical assertions.

Effective and Ethical Research

Demonstrate proficiency in using the historical method of research effectively by skillfully and honestly using primary and secondary sources.

Effective Communication

Skillfully integrate data into a coherent argument expressed through a clear, well-written style and through oral communication.