This is a survey course of United States history covering the Constitutional Convention to the Civil War and Reconstruction. This is the second course in a four-part United States History series for grades seven and eight (SOCST 035, SOCST 036, SOCST 037, and SOCST 038); however, any of these courses may be taken independently of the others.

Course Details

You will need access to a library or online collection of historical documents or information to complete your instructor-graded project.
Course Outline
Unit 1: The Foundations of Government
Unit 2: The Constitution of the United States
Unit 3: The Bill of Rights
Unit 4: The Early Republic
Unit 5: The Growth of America
Unit 6: Civil War and Reconstruction