Dec 16, 2018  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog

AHIS 396 - Research Assistant: New York History: A Quarterly Journal 3 s.h.


This course offers students a hands-on experiential learning, opportunity. Working under the supervision of the Editors of New York History: A Quarterly Journal (a peer-reviewed, scholarly history journal), students actively engage in the process of historical writing, editing, and publishing. In addition, the course provides students the opportunity to integrate and apply knowledge, obtained in the classroom, by working with the State University of New York at Oneonta’s community partner, The New York State Historical Association. Experiential learning activities include the following: copy editing, proof reading, fact checking, scholarly research, bibliographic research, and the critical reading and discussion of scholarly essays. May be repeated for a total of 6 s.h. Approval of the advisor and department is required.
Prerequisite(s): 6 s.h. history coursework.