MH 562 Capstone Paper 6 Cr.
Norwich requires a "Capstone Paper" that must be written and submitted during the latter part of Seminar 6. The Capstone has all the elements of the traditional thesis, including a program-approved topic of the student's own choosing to be explored in depth, the use of appropriate academic sources.
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provides students with a base of historical knowledge within the field of military history, builds an awareness of differing historical interpretations and the ability to synthesize diverse types of historical knowledge, builds and refine student research, writing, analysis and presentation skills, provides students with an introduction to historical pedagogy, provides students with a foundation for developing a professional identity as a historian and, helps students “learn to think like a historian” and develop “historiographical sensibilities” and “historical habits of mind.”