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Department of History

The study of history helps to develop a global perspective and an enhanced understanding of the processes of interaction, diversification and rapid change in today’s world. Upon completion of this course, students should have mastered higher-order thinking skills, such as historical interpretation and analysis that will enable them to appreciate where they stand in the long flow of human history. The topics covered in the History curriculum are of general historical significance, appropriate for illustrating the basic terminology and concepts of history, relevant to the daily experiences of students, and conducive to mastering the skills of historical study. They are also likely to arouse interest in students studying the subject. Students will be provided with an opportunity to pursue a study that transcends the temporal, cultural and political boundaries of our world.