HIST 2001W The Historian's Craft: Theories and Methods

4 hours; 4 credits

The nature, variety, and use of historical sources; the development of history as a profession; leading theories of history; recent trends and controversies in historical scholarship; basic techniques of critical reading, research, and historical writing; taking notes and preparing bibliographies. History 2001W is a prerequisite of all history courses numbered in the 4000s with the exception of History 4200, 5900 or 5901. Writing-intensive course.

Prerequisite: English 1012 or History 1101 or History 1201 or History 1202.


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