HIST 2112 U.S. History II

Provides a survey of the social, cultural, and political history of the United States from 1865 to the beginning of the twenty-first century and will equip the student to better understand the problems and challenges of the contemporary world in relation to events and trends in modern American history. The course also provides an overview of the history of Georgia and the development of its constitution. Topics include the Reconstruction Period; the Great West, the New South, and the rise of the debtor; the Gilded Age; the Progressive Movement; the emergence of the U.S. in world affairs; the Roaring Twenties; the Great Depression; World War II; the Cold War and the 1950s; the 1960s and 1970s; and America since 1980.

3 credits


Appropriate writing and reading placement test scores