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Course Details

Course Code: HIST498 Course ID: 3074 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

The Senior Seminar in History is designed to integrate the student's past work in their major field of study and to review as well as strengthen their understanding of their focus area in history. After a review of the student’s academic experience, the student and professor will design a course of study to round out the student’s preparation for research and writing a major paper in their field of interest. (Prerequisite: HIST491 and completion of a minimum of 105 hours towards your program)

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
05/21/2022 - 11/04/2022 11/07/2022 - 01/01/2023 November Fall 2022 Session I 8 Week session
06/28/2022 - 12/02/2022 12/05/2022 - 01/29/2023 December Fall 2022 Session D 8 Week session
07/25/2022 - 12/30/2022 01/02/2023 - 02/26/2023 January Winter 2023 Session B 8 Week session
08/29/2022 - 02/03/2023 02/06/2023 - 04/02/2023 February Winter 2023 Session I 8 Week session
09/26/2022 - 03/03/2023 03/06/2023 - 04/30/2023 March Winter 2023 Session D 8 Week session
10/31/2022 - 03/31/2023 04/03/2023 - 05/28/2023 April Spring 2023 Session B 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

After completing this course, students should be able to:

  • CO-1. Explain a research topic.
  • CO-2. Use the historical method while researching a relevant topic.
  • CO-3. Analyze history from in-depth study of one or more periods, cultures, nations, regions, or seminal events.
  • CO-4. Produce a research paper on a topic relevant to their research interests.
  • CO-5. Produce a plan for their future in the field of military history.
NameGrade %
Discussions 30.00 %
Week 1: Introduction-Post Here 5.00 %
Week 2: Primary Sources 5.00 %
Week 3: Bibliography 5.00 %
Week 4: Thesis Statement and Outline of Paper 5.00 %
Week 5: First Five Pages of your First Draft 5.00 %
Week 6: Share Initial Draft 5.00 %
Week 8: Plan for Future and Final Comments 5.00 %
Plan for Future Learning 5.00 %
Research Paper Topic 2.00 %
Research Paper Topic 2.00 %
Final Reflection 5.00 %
Writing Process Reflection 5.00 %
Paper Drafts 13.00 %
Draft of final Third of the Paper 4.33 %
Draft of second Third of the Paper 4.33 %
Draft of first Third of the Paper 4.33 %
Research Paper 35.00 %
Research Paper 35.00 %
Literature Review 10.00 %
Literature Reveiw 10.00 %

After completing this course, students should be able to:

  • CO-1. Explain a research topic.
  • CO-2. Use the historical method while researching a relevant topic.
  • CO-3. Analyze history from in-depth study of one or more periods, cultures, nations, regions, or seminal events.
  • CO-4. Produce a research paper on a topic relevant to their research interests.
  • CO-5. Produce a plan for their future in the field of military history.
Book Title:There are no required books for this course.
Author: No Author Specified
 

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.