The study of history provides insights into patterns and trends making the past relevant to the present. 资本 students will develop the analytical skills to assess and synthesize a variety of sources. Courses include American history (非洲n-American history, 女人的历史, 南北战争, 1960年代和越南战争), 欧洲an and Mediterranean history (ancient and medieval, the Renaissance and Reformation), 和非洲历史, 中东, 拉丁美洲, 俄罗斯, 和中国. Through the 历史 Department, students have the opportunity to pursue a historic preservation minor. Through a strong liberal arts education and history focused curriculum, you will be ready for whatever comes next.
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of 历史 Students Complete an Internship Before Graduating
Students intern at museums, 历史的社会, 艺术画廊, 和哥伦布的档案, 华盛顿D.C., New York City, and other cities. Opportunities to intern even exist on campus and are open to all 历史 majors. A semester abroad also is available through the 威尼斯人官网 Office. Internships allow 资本 students to use skills gained in the classroom in a real-world situation. With such close connections to Columbus, students have the ability to network with working professionals that can help with their job search.
历史 at 资本 is always evolving and growing. Students take courses in a wide range of historical subjects and are encouraged to explore their interests through research, 实习, 以及课堂项目. Dedicated faculty members work with students individually as a mentor during their time at 资本 and after graduation. Recent graduates are pursuing advanced degrees at New York University, 锡拉丘兹大学, 俄亥俄大学, Florida International University, 芝加哥大学.
资本 offers a variety of programs for students who wish to pursue the field of history, including the standard history major and the education/history major for licensure by the state of Ohio to teach in grades 7-12. Students are trained in local schools, learning and practicing the latest teaching techniques. 作为威尼斯人平台的学生, you’ll teach students through lectures and small group activities to help them become globally responsible citizens.
Students are encouraged to join α Theta, the International Honorary Society for Historians. The professional society promotes the study of history through the encouragement of research, 良好的教学, publication and the exchange of learning and ideas among historians. The organization seeks to students and teachers together for intellectual and social exchanges, which promotes and assists historical research and publication by members in a variety of ways. 资本 has a strong relationship with the society and members benefit throughout their time on campus and even after graduation.
资本’s 历史 Department is affiliated with the American Historical Association (AHA). The AHA is the largest professional organization serving historians in all fields and all professions. The AHA is a trusted voice advocating for history education, the professional work of historians, and the critical role of historical thinking in public life. The AHA is part of the National Coalition for 历史, a consortium of over 50 organizations that advocates on federal, state and local legislative and regulatory issues.
- Survey of World 历史, Parts 1 and 2
- Survey of American 历史, Parts 1 and 2
- 非洲n-American 历史