United States History Since 1877

Credits: 3

Prerequisite: READ 0220 Reading Strategies, ENGL 0230 Writing Foundations or placement determined by assessment score

Co-Requisite: none

This course is an introduction to the history of the United States from 1877 to the present. Students will learn about the major historical events, figures, movements, and controversies of the period spanning the late 1800s, through the 20th century, and into the present. Special emphasis will be placed on social, economic, and political factors.

Transfer Curriculum Goal(s): 5, 7