American Indian History to 1830

American Indian History to 1830
North American Indian history before and after European colonization up to 1830, including Native cultures, politics, religion, diplomacy, war, trade, and interactions with other nations as well as with European colonists and the United States government.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 TaughtFall even years
 ProgramsContaining HIST 386
Course Outcomes: 

Research Literature

Students will be able to skillfully and honestly evaluate historical arguments in secondary sources.

Critical Analysis

Students will be able to interpret primary sources and use evidence from those documents to support historical arguments.

Historical Knowledge of American Indian Cultural Traditions

Students will recognize important elements of American Indian cultural traditions and explore how Latter-day Saint American Indians have balanced their intellectual pursuits, their faith, and their cultures.

Historical Knowledge of American Indian History

Students will understand and appreciate American Indian history and cultures, employ historical research skills effectively, and apply appropriate methods and theories to the study of American Indian history and contemporary American Indian issues.

Effective Communication

Students will learn to communicate effectively both orally and in writing about American Indian topics.