HIST 797: Research Seminar in History

HIST 797-001: Policy and Technology
(Spring 2020)

07:20 PM to 10:00 PM M

West Building 1008

Section Information for Spring 2020

This research seminar focuses on the development of technology, policy, or both. We will tell stories of how people identified problems, debated possible solutions, and effected change for the better or worse. The seminar is designed to give students a great deal of leeway to choose topics about which they care, provided they can locate appropriate primary sources. Students are encouraged to contact the professor well ahead of the start of the semester to discuss possible topics.

Course Information from the University Catalog

Credits: 3

Research in specialized topics using primary sources. May be repeated for credit when topic is different, or with same topic with permission of the department. Equivalent to HIST 711, HIST 731, HIST 751.
Recommended Prerequisite: HIST 610 or permission of department.
Registration Restrictions:

Enrollment limited to students with a class of Advanced to Candidacy, Graduate, Non-Degree or Senior Plus.

Enrollment is limited to students with a major in Cultural Studies, Education (Community College) or History.

Students in a Non-Degree Undergraduate degree may not enroll.

Schedule Type: Seminar
Grading:
This course is graded on the Graduate Regular scale.

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