HIS 411 (01) - United States History: 1865 to the Present

U.S. History: 1865 to Present

CPS Online   Coll of Professional Studies :: History-CPSO
Online Course Delivery Method: Online Asynchronous
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Term 2 (10/28/2024 - 12/20/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   60  
CRN: 15230
This course addresses the characteristics of contemporary American society as a product of major developments, policies, conflicts, and legislation that occurred from 1865 to the present. Major topics include: reconstruction after the Civil War, industrialization and its consequences, themes and patterns of American foreign policy, the Progressive era and the New Deal, World War II, the Cold War, America's role in the era of globalism, and domestic and foreign policy developments since World War II. Students will have the opportunity to use primary and secondary sources to explore multiple perspectives and interpretations of this period in history.
Equivalent(s): HIS 511G
Mutual Exclusion : HIST 406
Campuses not allowed in section: Durham
Attributes: Human Thought & Exp (Gen Ed), Historical Perspectives(Disc)
Instructors: Michael Varuolo

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
10/28/2024 12/20/2024 Hours Arranged ONLINE