Assessment of Student Outcomes
Outcome 1 SST/HST Primary and Secondary Sources
History/Social Studies Majors are able to gather and contextualize
information from primary and secondary source texts that offer a range
Outcome 2 HST Historical Knowledge
History Majors possess a body of historical knowledge with breadth of
time and place, and depth of detail so that allows them to identify
major trends in history.
Outcome 3 HST Causation
History Majors are able to explain and justify multiple causes of
complex events from conflicting sources.
Outcome 4 HST Answering Questions about the Past
History students generate significant, open-ended questions about the
past and devise strategies to answer them.
Outcome 5 HST Historiography
History students recognize that history is an interpretive account of
the human past and identify and analyze historiographical issues.