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    History Major Learning Outcomes

    The Department of History has six learning outcomes for its majors. Students who complete the major will be able to: 

    • Identify, analyze and construct historical arguments
    • Generate a coherent historical narrative of a society/region/nation over several centuries
    • Examine a specific historical event, individual, theme, or other, in its complexity and contingency
    • Present historical analysis in a variety of written and oral forms for a variety of audiences
    • Do effective, discipline-specific research; compile a comprehensive, correctly formatted bibliography on an historical topic 

    Hamline University Learning Outcomes Assessment Web Site