HST203 History of US 1914 to present
Examines cause and effect, and significant trends and movements related to political, social and economic ideas and events from 1914 to present. History courses are non-sequential and may be taken in any term and in any order. Prerequisites: WR 115, RD 115 and MTH 20 or equivalent placement test scores. Audit available. (For detailed information, see the Course Content and Outcome Guide ).
Distance Education: Web Course Information
- From the Instructor:
- HST 203 (History of the United States from 1914 to 1988) is the third in the sequence of U.S. history offered at PCC. It is not necessary to have taken 201 and 202 beforehand (although it helps). It is a reading-and-writing intensive course, and so students are cautioned to manage their time and skills accordingly.
- Course Specific Requirements:
- Readings: Eric Foner, Give Me Liberty!: An American History, (Seagull Edition, New York: W.W. Norton), 2006). (ISBN 978-0-393-93257-7.) Harvard Sitkoff, The Struggle for Black Equality, Hill and Wang, 1993. (ISBN 0374523568.) Lee Sandlin, Losing the War. (Locate at this website: http://www.leesandlin.com/writing.htm.) Many other Assorted primary documents. You will find all Online readings within the courses modules, except the Sandlin article, which has its own website. Please note that the textbooks are available at the Sylvania Campus Bookstore. Writings: --Five 'discussion posts' consisting of a main post (two full paragraphs) and two one-paragraph replies (for a total of four substantial paragraphs). These posts will reflect a student's comprehension of the weeks' readings. --Two Exams. Each (a midterm and a final) consists of three two-page essays, for a total of six pages for each exam.
- Web Technical Requirements:
- Please be sure to read the Technical Requirements for this delivery mode.
- Students with Disabilities:
- Students with disabilities should notify their instructor if accommodations are needed to take this class. For information about technologies that help people with disabilities in taking Web based distance learning classes please visit the Office for Students with Disabilities website.
- To register, you need the CRNs (ex. 22398) of your selected classes.
- Please note that for many courses, additional fees may apply.
- To find textbooks, you need the CRN, Campus, Term & Course Number (ex. BA101).
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Instructor: Christopher W Shelley
Notes: 10 week online course, June 23 - August 30.
Tuition: credit Fees: $20.00
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