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

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HIST 478 - Russian Far East

Russian Far East history from 16th century Cossack exploration to 21st century democracy. Topics include the imperial “urge to the sea,” the Trans-Siberian Railway, the Soviet gulag system, and Pacific Rim relations. HIST 478 and HIST 578 are layered courses; a student may not receive credit for both.

Credits: (5)

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

  • Identify key events, persons, and places in Russian Asian history.
  • Isolate and analyze significant issues in Russian Asian history.
  • Critically analyze primary and secondary sources.
  • Compare opposing interpretations and opinions.
  • Organize and present ideas clearly.
  • Give examples of the relationship between the past and contemporary events and problems.

Learner Outcomes Approval Date:

Anticipated Course Offering Terms and Locations:
Spring Locations: Ellensburg, Online

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