Prerequisite: ENGL 101
Advisory: READ 043 or appropriate placement
Transfers to: UC, (*credit limit), CSU
(*Students will receive credit for only one of the following courses: HIST 144 or HIST 144H)
This course provides a survey of the political, social, economic, and cultural development of the United States from Reconstruction (1865) to the present. Some topics addressed are Reconstruction, the American West, capital and labor in the age of enterprise, America as an emerging world power, World War I, World War II, the Vietnam Era, the Cold War, and the new world order. This course fulfills the American Institutions requirement for the Associate Degree. It is recommended for all history majors, satisfies a course requirement for the History for Transfer (AA-T) degree, and is intended for students who meet Honors Program requirements.
Rio Hondo College, serving the communities of El Monte, Pico Rivera, Santa Fe Springs, South El Monte, and Whittier for over 50 years.
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Whittier, CA 90601
Phone: (562) 692-0921
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