Student Learning Outcomes

Bachelor's Students Will:

In progress due to recent curriculum revision.

Master's Level Students Will:

  • Historical knowledge
    • Students gain knowledge of historical facts, learning about and recognizing the influence of environment, ideologies, economic forces, social organization, and cultural perceptions on historical actors and events
  •  Historiographical knowledge
    • Students develop familiarity with major historical works, interpretations, methods, and or theories central to their fields of study
  • Historical analysis
    • Students learn to recognize patterns of change and continuity over time, identify different kinds of sources and their uses, and critically evaluate sources, interpretations, and arguments
  •  Historical research and writing
    • Students master the basics of specialized, topical research, craft analytic arguments addressing historical questions, and present their findings orally and in writing