Student Learning Outcomes

  • Students will develop expertise in the study of the history of warfare and the American Civil War era.
  • Students will learn to use primary sources and develop a sophisticated understanding of secondary literature within the field appropriate to their level of study.
  • Students will gain global training in the study of war to better understand the American Civil War’s historical context.
  • Students will develop an interdisciplinary understanding of war taking into account, amongst other things, the study of society, culture, and historical memory.