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John M Findlay
HSTAA 514
Seattle Campus

Seminar in American History: Western

Class description

This is the second half of a 2-quarter research seminar on the North American West. Students in HSTAA 513-514 undertake individualized research projects in the history of western North America. Emphasis is placed on historical research and writing.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

Recommended preparation

Graduate standing and enrollment in HSTAA 513 during the preceding quarter.

Class assignments and grading

Class Assignments and Grading Early and final drafts of research paper; critiques of one another's drafts. Grades are based primarily (but not exclusively) on the final paper.


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by John M Findlay
Date: 02/03/2007