HIS-4740 Seminar in Historical Investigation

3 credits

Prerequisite: Senior standing or permission of the instructor.

This course is designed primarily for history majors and serves as the culmination to an undergraduate history program. Students will work intensively on a project of their own choosing, mastering the essential steps in historical research and writing. A final paper, representing a substantial piece of research, will then be submitted to the student's peers and to the faculty members of the department. A formal presentation is also required. (Spring semesters only)