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

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as HIST 10W.
The information below might still reflect the old course numbers. Bracketed numbers, if any, are the old course numbers. Learn more...)

This information is in effect as of academic year 2023. The current course information can be found in bulletins at http://www.brooklyn.cuny.edu/web/nav/academics/bulletins.php

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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