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HTY 130-0002: The Craft of Historical Detection

Instructor:  Professor Joshua Walton

Days/Time:  MWF 12-12:50pm

Location: Shibles Hall 201

Course Number: 86214

Description: This course introduces students to the “detective work” involved in historical inquiry using a single case study or historical controversy. (Case study or controversy will vary depending on the instructor). The course is also a “first-year success course” designed to help students develop effective study and academic skills. It can be used by history majors or potential history majors to meet the one credit LAS 150 requirement and also fulfills a history requirement.

General Education Requirements:  This course does not fulfill any of the General Education requirements.