Skip to main content

HIST 303

The Reformation: Age of Turmoil

History College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences

Course Description

Sixteenth-century religious upheaval; ideological, cultural, political, and socioeconomic struggles to mid-seventeenth century.

When Taught

Contact Department

Grade Rule

Grade Rule 8: A, B, C, D, E, I (Standard grade rule)

Min

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

0

Note

Offered by BYU Independent Study; enroll anytime throughout the year; one year to complete; additional tuition required; register at is.byu.edu.

Title

Historical Knowledge of Europe (1500-1700)

Learning Outcome

Students will be able to explain and analyze the major religious developments in Europe during the Reformation (1500-1700). 

Title

Historical Analysis

Learning Outcome

Students will be able to analyze historical questions and place them in a historiographical context.

Title

Research Methods using Secondary Sources

Learning Outcome

Students will be able to analyze and interpret secondary source documents

Title

Research Methods using Primary Sources

Learning Outcome

Students will be able to analyze and interpret primary source documents.

Title

Critical Interpretation

Learning Outcome

Students will be able to interpret and debate the meanings and historical value of primary and secondary source texts with their peers.