HS 415 Major Themes in American History
Offered: Contact department for information.
Prerequisite: Junior standing and completion of a 200- or 300-level history course.
This course addresses issues and themes that defy the traditional chronological arrangements in American history. It is an in-depth study of one of those themes without chronological expectations. Examples of such themes could include: the frontier experience in America, slavery and emancipation, American foreign policy, history of American education and the immigrant experience in America.