Course Information

American History since 1865

Course ID: HIST 212
School:Arts and Sciences, College of
Program: History
Credit Hours: 3

Course Description

This course is an introduction to the history of the United States from the Civil War to the present. Students will demonstrate an understanding of how the United States became a modern industrial society, the emergence and evolution of the modern welfare state, the rise of the United States as a global power, and the impact of controversies over civil rights and liberties on American society.

This is a writing intensive class. 


HIST 101, HIST 102, HIST 103, or HIST 104 for students admitted to Loyola University for Fall 2012 or later. No requirement for students with a declared major or minor in History. This is a writing intensive class. A grade of C- or better in UCWR 110 is required to enroll.

Course Offering

Session Day Time Instructor Location
A Tue, Wed, Thurs 3:35 PM - 5:45 PM O'Connor ONLINE

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