Apr 14, 2021  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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HIST 423 - The Irish Revolution

History and historiography of the Irish revolution. Topics include the constitutional and revolutionary antecedents, the course of the revolution, and the foundation of the Irish Free State. HIST 423 and HIST 523 are layered courses; students may not receive credit for both.

Credits: (5)

Learner Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Analyze significant issues, trends and developments in the history and historiography of the Irish Revolution.
  • Demonstrate knowledge that history is not imply the recitation of names and dates, but instead is a fluid subject where interpretations are constantly changing as a result of different methodologies and patterns of analysis.
  • Analyze and synthesize primary and secondary sources in order to put forward a well-supported argument of their own.
  • Make a clearly-written and clearly-presented argument, including a thesis and sufficient and well-used supporting detail.
  • Identify differing explanations of historical change and the connections between cause and effect in the discipline of history.
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