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

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HIST 427 - Modern Britain and the Empire since 1763

History of Britain and the Empire since the Seven Years’ War. Topics include growth of empire, industrialization, political reform, world wars, decolonization, and post-war social changes. HIST 427 and HIST 527 are layered courses; students may not receive credit for both. Course will not have an established scheduling pattern.

Credits: (5)

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

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