Graduate Catalog 2018-2019

HST 796 MA Portfolio Preparation Seminar(RLA)

4 hours; 4 credits. Students who have completed HST 701 and at least three other 700-level courses may enroll in the MA 4 Portfolio Preparation Seminar. Students will prepare a portfolio of their MA work, including one research paper (revised since initial submission for final grade in an MA course) and one other piece (possibly but not limited to a second research paper, a historiographical essay, an exhibition in a historical museum, or another appropriate work in public history, pre-approved by the Coordinator of the MA Program). The student will complete the seminar with an oral defense of their MA work before a committee of a minimum of two faculty members. NOTE: This course will be graded as Pass/Fail. Prerequisite: Completion of HST 701 and at least three other HST 700-level courses