Pioneers and Persecution, 1846-1899
Students will know key people, places, events, and contexts relating to LDS church history between the years 1844 and 1901.
Students will be able to analyze and evaluate the validity and reliability of historical source material relating to this period of LDS church history.
Students will better appreciate "by study and also by faith" the sacrifices, dedication, and testimonies of the Utah pioneers, and the succession and continuation of prophetic authority.
Students will be able to explain foundational historical events of the church during the pioneer era of church history and their relevance to church members today.