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HIS* E201  - U.S. History I
(Previously: HI 201)

Credits: 3 Elective Code: SS

Prerequisite: ENG* E101

This course covers the political, economic and social development of the United States to 1877, from the earliest Native American habitation of the United States to the Civil War. Topics covered include Native American societies and Columbian contact, the role of economics and religion in colonial America, the institution of slavery, the struggle for independence, formation of a national government, Jacksonian Democracy, westward expansion, the Civil War, and Reconstruction.