The department offers courses that span the past from ancient Greece and Rome through the history of Europe and North America to contemporary society in Europe, North America, and the Middle East. Our faculty members share a dedication to excellence in instruction and are actively engaged in their disciplines and communities through academic conferences, publication, and involvement in.
Langara College Fall 2008 - archived Students are required to follow the guidelines set out in “Guidelines for Academic Essays”, a manual written by the Department of History, Latin and Political Science at Langara College. It is available in the College Bookstore or on-line at.
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In The Honours Essay guidelines (Section 8, “Format” subsection) you can find how the Department prefers you to format your references both in the text and in a references section at the end of an essay. Unless you are told otherwise by the course instructor, use the Departmental conventions. 5 Conclusion.
The History Department's list of course offerings for the coming academic year is normally available in late spring. It is ideal to have reading competence in at least two languages before beginning the program. Prepare to pass a reading examination in at least one foreign language soon after your arrival.Learn More
Comprehensive online resources for academic writing, referencing, study skills, reading and critical thinking etc. Lectures on academic skills, writing and referencing; Writing clinics for thesis writing; Book a consultation. Academic Skills Services (ASKS) offers individual and small-group consultations. All consultations are made by appointment. Please click on the button below: Book an.Learn More
Guidelines for Essay Writing. 1. Begin by choosing a topic that interests you (unless the specific topic is assigned) and that you know something about. 2.Learn More
Guidelines for the Application of AB 168: Salary History to Academic Recruitments. What is AB 168? AB 168, effective January 1, 2018, prohibits employers in California, including state and local government employers and the Legislature, from inquiring about or relying upon salary history as a factor in determining salary or whether to offer employment. The intent of this statute is to.Learn More
General Guidelines for Academic Writing 61 General notes on writing and how to get started 27 62 Some notes on language issues 28 621 Spelling and language 28 622 Verb tense and active versus passive voice 28 623 Punctuation and other common grammatical errors in English 28 624 Other grammatical rules to keep in mind while writing in English 29 Guidelines for writing good Policies - Trinity.Learn More
Global history Patrick O'Brien. In 1990, as Director of the Institute of Historical Research (IHR), I convened the Institute's first ever seminar in global history, to the amusement of my colleagues. Predictably that seminar began and continued by discussing a then rather short list of famous books locatable in this new field: Wirtfogel, McNeill, Braudel, Hodgson, Wallerstein, Gellner, Jones.Learn More
Academic essays almost always involve the use and discussion of material written by others, and, with due acknowledgement and proper referencing, this is clearly distinguishable from plagiarism. The knowledge in your discipline has developed cumulatively as a result of years of research, innovation and debate. You need to give credit to the authors of the ideas and observations you cite. Not.Learn More
Welcome to the Department of History Essay Writing Guide. This guide is a collaborative effort by a former tutor in the History Department, Nayantara Pothen, a lecturer, Dr Cindy McCreery, and a committee of academics from within the department. The guide was made possible with funding assistance from both the Teaching and Learning Committee of the Faculty of Arts and the School of.Learn More
Academic writing is clear, concise, focussed, structured and backed up by evidence. Its purpose is to aid the reader’s understanding. It has a formal tone and style, but it is not complex and does not require the use of long sentences and complicated vocabulary. Each subject discipline will have certain writing conventions, vocabulary and types of discourse that you will become familiar with.Learn More
The History of Art Tripos at Cambridge provides an introduction to the study of the history and criticism of art and architecture, primarily of Western Europe.Learn More
These notes are designed as a very brief guide to style. They should answer questions about the presentation and make-up of an undergraduate history essay. This document is not concerned with the substantive issues of writing a history paper, but only with matters of design and format and the proper arrangement of the notes and the bibliography.Learn More
Masters academic writing is the first step into research writing. Your writing should be able to demonstrate not only your ability to analyse and critically engage with material and develop complex arguments, but also aspects of originality. MASTERS. Researchers. The standard of academic writing is most advanced at postgraduate research level. We offer The Academic Writing Series, thesis.Learn More