School of Humanities and Sciences
Understand what it means to think historically: locating subjects in time and place and being sensitive to the contingencies of context and to change over time.
What You'll Study
The department expects undergraduate majors in the program to be able to demonstrate the following learning outcomes: an understanding of what it means to think historically: locating subjects in time and place and being sensitive to the contingencies of context and to change over time; critical and interpretive thinking skills using course's primary source materials; the ability to identify different types of sources of historical knowledge; analytical writing skills and close reading skills; and effective oral communication skills.
- Joint Major/BAS
- Department of History
- School of Humanities & Sciences
- Learn more about History in the Stanford Bulletin
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