2021-2022 Catalog

HIS 132 American History II


This course is a survey of American history from the Civil War era to the present. Topics include industrialization, immigration, the Great Depression, the major American wars, the Cold War, and social conflict. Upon completion, students should be able to analyze significant political, socioeconomic, and cultural developments in American history since the Civil War. This course has been approved to satisfy the CAA and the ICAA general education core requirement in social/behavioral sciences.  This is a Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC) course.