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John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: HIS                                     Course Number: 201                                    
Course Title: From Colonial Times Through the Civil War
Subject: History
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


The course offers an introduction to the forces that shaped American political, social, and cultural institutions from the origins of the American colonies through the American Civil War. The course traces American history as global history through study of the encounter and mixing of global cultures in the making of diverse American cultures and in the encounter of the United States with other nations in foreign policy, trade, and war.

Prerequisite: ENG 101
Start Date:    01/30/2013                         End Date: