Jan 28, 2023  
Fall 2022 - Summer 2023 Academic Catalog 
Fall 2022 - Summer 2023 Academic Catalog

HIS 134 - African American History from 1865 to Present

3 credits

This course begins after 1865 building on  HIS 133 - African American History to 1865  to emphasize political, economic, social and cultural institutions which shaped the African American experience through the early 21st century.  Topics include: African American leadership in the late 19th century, migration, African Americans and WW I & II; the Civil Rights movements to 1980; the election of Barack Obama and African American developments to the present.

Notes: Students who complete this course cannot use HIS 121  to fulfill degree and/or general education requirements.

Pre or Corequisites: Prerequisite: English 101-Ready  or Corequisite: ENG 101 - Writing and Research