Courses in History (Division 390)

100-Level Courses are Survey Courses and Introductory Courses for Freshmen and Sophomores

160. United States to 1865. (4). (SS).

A history of the American people, their domestic institutions, and their relations with foreign nations, before the American Civil War.

161. United States, 1865 to the Present. (4). (SS).

A history of the American people, their domestic institutions, and their relations with foreign nations, from the end of the Civil War to the present day.

300-Level Courses and Above are for Juniors and Seniors

569/LHC 412 (Business Administration). American Business History. Junior, senior, or graduate standing. (3). (Excl).

A study of the origins, development, and growth of business. The course traces the beginnings of business enterprise in Europe and describes business activities during the American colonial, revolutionary, and pre-Civil War periods. It then discusses economic aspects of the Civil War, post-Civil War industrial growth, business consolidation and the anti-trust movement, economic aspects of World War I, business conditions during the 1920s, effects of the 1929 depression and the New Deal upon business, economic aspects of World War II, postwar business developments, and current business trends. (Lewis)


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