HIS 200 Intro to Historical Study

An introduction to history as a scholarly discipline; a way of studying one aspect of human experience. It includes examination of various kinds of sources and how they are handled, principles of research, the collection of data and use of quantitative analysis, historical reasoning, interpretation and synthesis, the history of historical study, and issues raised by contemporary concerns about the uses of history. Should be taken by majors not later than the sophomore year. Social Science Perspective.


1 Course Credit