Course Content and Outcome Guide for HST 298A
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- Curriculum Office
- Course Number:
- HST 298A
- Course Title:
- Independent Study: History
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Course DescriptionOffers advanced individualized study of history on a specified topic to meet special interests or program requirements. Involves completion of a project and readings on a topic approved by the instructor. May be taken three times for credit. Instructor permission required. Audit available.
Intended Outcomes for the course
Upon successful completion students must be able to:
*Articulate an understanding of the key events in the specified topic of study and use critical thinking to evaluate historical changes and their impact on society
*Recognize the diverse contributions of the specified topic in order to appreciate and evaluate society.
*Identify culturally-grounded assumptions which have influenced the perceptions and behaviors of and about peoples in the specified topic of study.
*Communicate effectively using historical analysis.
*Connect the past with the present to encourage civic engagement.