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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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HIST 476 - History of Modern East Europe

Poland, Czech, Slovak Republics, Austria, Hungary, Romania, Yugoslavia, Bulgaria, Greece, Albania, with special attention to multi-ethnicity, economic underdevelopment and modernization, political dependence, and nationalism. HIST 476 and HIST 576 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:

  • Identify key political and physical features of East European geography on map quizzes.
  • Identify and describe the historical significance of key terms in East European history on exams.
  • Reconstruct patterns of historical continuity and change in East Europe in papers, presentations, and exams.
  • Prepare and present historical analysis orally (presentations, discussions) and in writing (papers and exams).
  • Plan and write a seminar-length research paper based on a literary source, other primary evidence (HIST576) and secondary evidence.
  • Identify the relationship between historical fact and historical interpretations, on exams and papers.
  • Analyze cause and effect relationships, bearing in mind multiple causation, on exams and papers.
  • Bring sound and relevant historical analysis to the service of informed decision making, in discussion.
  • Research, organize, and present a research-in-progress lecture (HIST 576).

Learner Outcomes Approval Date:

Anticipated Course Offering Terms and Locations:
Winter Locations: Ellensburg

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