HIST1301: US HISTORY TO 1865
History 1301 is a general survey of American history from the discovery to 1865. Course topics include: The age of discovery and exploration, the colonies, the Revolutionary War, the early national republic, America’s emerging economy, the development of American culture, Andrew Jackson and Jacksonian democracy, crisis of the union, secession and Civil War. This course is required for graduation and teacher certification.
American Stories A History of the United States, 2nd. ed., by H. W. Brands, Breen, Williams and Gross.
Sample Syllabus (PDF)