HIS 2324 Fundamentals of Modern American History

Prerequisite: Satisfactory performance on the Reading Placement Exam or satisfactory completion of RDG-0301, RDG-0311 and/or RDG-0312 This course surveys the development of the U.S. from the end of Reconstruction (1876) to the present. The goal of this course is to provide the student with an appreciation of the major events, personages, and historical concepts which shaped the U.S. until today, and to teach the critical thinking skills of the historian, including evaluation of evidence and construction of historical arguments.


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