2011-2012 Catalog 
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HIST& 148 - United States History III: CD

5.0 Credits
World War I to the end of the Cold War, with emphasis on the two World Wars, the Great Depression and New Deal, the development of modern American society, the Cold War, and issues of race, class and gender (was HIST 245).

Course Objectives
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Identify seminal events, movements, and institutions in American history from World War I until the end of the Cold War, along with the key figures, groups, and ideas that contributed to their creation and development. [REASON]
  2. Compare/contrast the philosophies, issues, and actions of different geographic regions, time periods, religions, races, and/or social status. [REASON]
  3. Identify and analyze the experiences of Americans from different religions, ethnicities, races, and genders. [EXPLORE]
  4. Examine and evaluate historical information/arguments from different source forms. [REASON]
  5. Express their findings in formal/informal writing, classroom discussion, online discussion, research projects, and/or oral presentation. [COMMUNICATE]
  6. Apply knowledge, awareness, and/or skills to identify and analyze issues related to diversity. [EXPLORE]

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