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

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HIST 428 - Early Modern Britain 1485-1763

History of the Britain and the Empire during the Tudor-Stuart and early Hanoverian periods. Topics covered include the origins of the British Empire, the development of the British state, the Civil War and the Glorious Revolution. HIST 428 and HIST 528 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 early 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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