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HIST 202 United States History II

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Minimum Grade for Prerequisites

Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite courses.

Course Description

This course explores the History of the United States from Reconstruction (1877) to the present. Through the analytical lenses of race, class, gender and ethnicity, students examine the major forces that shaped, and continue to shape, the political, social, cultural, scientific, technological and environmental life of the nation. We will explore the various ways that the federal government has had in shaping the nation, internally and externally, on a 21st century global stage.

Units: 3
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area E1, E5b, E5c
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area C2 or D and US-1, UC (IGETC Area 3B or 4)
C-ID: HIST 140