HIST 376

U.S. History from 1945 to 2000

History College of Family, Home, and Social Sciences

Course Description

Movements and ideas that shaped society, politics, economy, and diplomacy of the United States from 1945 to 2000.

When Taught

Contact Department

Grade Rule

Grade Rule 8: A, B, C, D, E, I (Standard grade rule)

Min

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

0

Title

Historical Knowledge of U.S. History from 1945 to Present

Learning Outcome

Students will be able to explain and analyze the major political, social, diplomatic, economic, cultural, and constitutional developments in U.S. history from 1945 to the present.

Title

Analytical Writing

Learning Outcome

Students will be able to produce an original, analytical, and primary source based historical essay examining a key issue, theme, or individual from U.S. history since 1945.

Title

Research Literature

Learning Outcome

Students will be able to analyze, interpret, and debate the meanings and historical significance of primary source documents.