HIST 311 - History of the United States


Approval Status


Date Reviewed

December 2012
Based on a recent review of the content of this course, it no longer meets the state's requirement as being a course that covers "The provisions and principles of the US Constitution. If you have questions or concerns please contact us at eduadvising@ucdavis.edu or (530) 752-5887. HIST 311 History of the United States 3 Units Advisory: ENGWR 102 or 103, and ENGRD 116 with a grade of “C” or better; OR ESLR 320 and ESLW 320 with a grade of “C” or better; OR placement through assessment process. General Education: AA/AS Area V(a); CSU Area D6; CSU Area F1; IGETC Area 4F Course Transferable to UC/CSU Hours: 54 hours LEC This course is a survey of United States History from 1865 to the present. It examines many of America’s political, social, economic, and intellectual institutions, including their influences upon contemporary life. This course also examines this nation’s increasing involvement in world affairs. These analyses are set within the context of such historical concepts as cause and effect, multiple causation, and historical interpretation.