Semester Hours:4Fall, Spring
A methodology course intended to introduce students to the practice of history. Students will focus on developing the skills necessary to think and work like historians. Students will learn how to identify historical questions, critique and assess a selection of related secondary and primary sources, and write a short research paper on this topic.
Prerequisite(s)/Course Notes: HIST 020, 014F or 014S. Course is recommended for sophomores. May not be taken on a Pass/D+/D/Fail basis. (Formerly Questioning the Past: The Historian’s Craft.)