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Athabasca University


Regulations effective September 1, 2017.

Graduates of Athabasca University’s History programs will have the ability to:

  • situate contemporary events in broader historical contexts
  • explain changing social attitudes as the product of specific contexts and events
  • recognize the ways in which knowledge is socially constructed and sanctioned
  • evaluate information for its relevance and reliability
  • articulate logical arguments based on relevant information
  • identify multiple possible explanations for events
  • interpret historical evidence carefully and assess for possible bias.


Information effective Sept. 1, 2017 to Aug. 31, 2018.

Updated July 18 2017 by laurab

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