Learning Outcomes

Seattle University undergraduate History students should be able to develop:

  • The ability to write and speak effectively to different audiences.
  • The ability to identify and analyze a wide variety of primary sources, including artifacts, manuscripts, quantitative, oral and visual sources.
  • The appreciation of the role that people of different races, ethnicities, gender and socio-economic experiences have played in shaping the human story.
  • The ability to read secondary historical sources for underlying theories, assumptions and manners in which the choice of sources and approaches affects the historical argument.
  • The understanding of the ethical dimensions of historical inquiry and presentation, including plagiarism and responsible research.

Contact Us

Tom Taylor, PhD
Chair
206.296.5445
twtaylor@seattleu.edu

Joanna Mendoza
Administrative Assistant
206.296.5450
mendoz15@seattleu.edu