HIST 17A - United States History

Approval Status


Date Reviewed

January 2018

This course is a survey of the history of the United States from Pre-Columbian Peoples to the end of Reconstruction. Topics include contact and settlement of America, the movement toward independence, the formation of a new nation and Constitution, westward expansion and manifest destiny, the causes and consequences of the Civil War, and Reconstruction.

This course satisfies the CSU requirement for US History (US-1). This course may be offered in a distance education format.

Course Type

Lower Division