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Learning Outcomes

Political Science

By the time of graduation students majoring in political science will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate knowledge of key concepts and theoretical frameworks in American, comparative, and international politics.
  2. Demonstrate competency in critical and analytical reasoning skills necessary for the study of political science.
  3. Communicate effectively through strong writing and oral skills.
  4. Demonstrate competency with tools underlying modern social science research, including statistical or qualitative analysis.
  5. Participate as a civically engaged member of society.

History

By the time of graduation, students majoring in history will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate competency in acquiring the skills of the historian. Those include the demonstrated ability to conduct research, and to craft that research into written work that answers significant historical questions.
  2. Demonstrate ability to effectively present historical research to an extra-departmental audience

Social Studies

By the time of graduation, students majoring in Social Studies will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate competency in acquiring the skills of the historian. Those include the demonstrated ability to conduct research, and to craft that research into written work that answers significant historical questions.
  2. Demonstrate ability to effectively present historical research to an extra-departmental audience
  3. Demonstrate acquisition of the National Council for the Social Studies 10 Themes for teaching the social studies
  4. Demonstrate successful application of the National Council for the Social Studies 10 Themes for teaching the social studies
Department of History, Politics, and Justice

Dorothy Brown

419-772-2090
d-brown.5@onu.edu
Hill 204
525 South Main Street
Ada, Ohio 45810
Monday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed