|(3 cr.) This advanced seminar is intended for majors and
other students interested in deepening their
knowledge of the techniques of reading, writing,
researching and interpreting history. Students get
a broad introduction to the concept of
historiography and consider the ways in which
thinking about the past has changed over time.
Students also learn the foundational skills needed
for the researching and writing of history,
including an introduction to basic research
techniques, compilation and organization of
primary and secondary source materials, and the
practical and theoretical skills necessary to
undertake historical writing.
Prerequisite: one course from HS level 200; Every Year, Spring|