HIST 141 GE: United States History to 1877

This course will guide students from American colonization and the Revolutionary era into the founding of the Federal Republic and through Jacksonian Democracy, sectional compromise and conflict, culminating with the Civil War and Reconstruction. Strong emphasis will be placed on political problems, economic development, social changes, immigration, western expansion and military conflicts.


3 credits


GE: Social Sciences - History


100-UG Level 1 Intro/Found