This is a general survey of United States history from 1492 to 1877; it guides students through the colonization of the Americas, the French and Indian War, the Revolutionary War, the westward expansion, and the Civil War. This is the first course in a two-part United States History series (HIST 041 and HIST 043).

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Course Outline
Module 1: African, European, and Native American Civilizations Module 2: Europeans in America Module 3: The Colonies Module 4: British - American Tensions Module 5: War Module 6: Road to Independence Module 7: A Young Country Module 8: American Identity Module 9: Review and Midterm Module 10: Reform Module 11: Another War Module 12: Slavery Module 13: Sectionalism Module 14: Civil War Module 15: Reconstruction Module 16: Part 1 of 3—Review and Practice Exam Module 16: Part 2 of 3—Critical Thinking: Information & Discovery (OPTIONAL TO CLAIM) Module 16: Part 3 of 3—Final Exam