HIST1301: US HISTORY TO 1865



Instructor

James Reynolds


Instructor Email

jreynolds@nctc.edu


Instructor Phone

(940) 668-7731 Ext. 4320

 

Course Description

History 1301 is a general survey of American history from the discovery to 1865. Some of the topics to be covered 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.

 

 

Course Requirements



Prerequisites

None

 

Textbook

Tindall and Shi. America: A Narrative History. 8th ed. Norton.
ISBN #978-0-393-93405-2

 

 

Additional Resources



Sample Syllabus (PDF)