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Fall 2018-2019
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Junior Seminars

Michael A. Blaakman
Linda J. Colley
Merle Eisenberg
Molly Greene
Robert A. Karl
William J. Schultz
Natasha G. Wheatley

The Junior Seminar serves to introduce departmental majors to the tools, methods, and interpretations employed in historical research and writing. This course is compulsory for departmental majors and is taken in the fall of the junior year. Students may choose from a range of topics. Seminar topics will tend to be cross-national and comparative.


Reading/Writing assignments:
Varies. Up to 250 pages of reading per week. Assignments include essays and exercises related to the seminar topic. The course culminates with the production of the Fall Junior Paper.

Requirements/Grading:
Other (See Instructor) - 100%

Other Requirements:
Open to HIS Concentrators Only.

Prerequisites and Restrictions:
Compulsory course for departmental majors in the fall of their junior year..

Other information:
View descriptions of the seminars at https://history.princeton.edu/academics/undergraduate/majoring-history/history-400-jr-seminars. One's instructor in the 400 Seminar will advise the Fall Junior Paper on a subject connected with the Junior Seminar. The Junior Paper and the Junior Seminar receive separate grades. Direct all questions to the History undergraduate administrator at jlmiller@princeton.edu.

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
21974 S01 01:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm W   Chancellor Green   103   Enrolled:10 Limit:10 Closed
21975 S02 01:30:00 pm - 02:50:00 pm M W   Dickinson Hall   210   Enrolled:10 Limit:10 Closed
21976 S03 01:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm W   Henry House   15   Enrolled:11 Limit:10 Closed
21977 S04 01:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm W   McCosh Hall   24   Enrolled:10 Limit:10 Closed
21978 S05 01:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm M   McCosh Hall   30   Enrolled:12 Limit:10 Closed
21979 S06 01:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm M   McCosh Hall   34   Enrolled:11 Limit:10 Closed
21980 S07 01:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm W   McCosh Hall   26   Enrolled:10 Limit:10 Closed