Upon graduation, a student will be able to:
Major-Specific Areas of Knowledge
Demonstrate depth of understanding and mastery of subject matter in a chosen (regionally and temporally limited) field of study.
Accessing Academic Community/Resources
Understand, digest, and analyze scholarly historical monographs, with attention to the author's thesis, structure of argument and use of evidence.
Deploy research skills and develop analytical understanding in a sophisticated thematic project in comparative history.
Conduct substantial research in both primary and secondary sources in an extended scholarly essay. Construct and document a historical argument with attention both to the existing literature and to the use of historical evidence and its interpretation.