Indicators of Achievement


Student Learning Outcomes for the History Major

  1. A working knowledge of several different historical eras and locales
  2. The ability to make interpretive sense out of a large body of historical data
  3. The ability to articulate a clear and original historical interpretation in both written and oral form
  4. The ability to identify multiple positions within a historiographical debate and assess the strengths and weaknesses of those positions
  5. The ability to usefully apply their historical understanding to themselves and the time in which they live