HIST 281 : American History to 1865

Credits

3

Class Hours

3 lecture

Prerequisites

Qualified for ENG 100.

Semester Offered

Fall

Description

This course is a survey of American history from the Paleolithic era through the Civil War, focusing on social history--seeking to tell the story of America “from the bottom up.” Students will examine major events, trends and themes in the American past from multiple perspectives and will produce a piece of original research on the early American world.

Designations

Diversification: Humanities — DH