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HIS 1105 African-American History

Contributions of African-Americans to the institutions and culture of the United States from 1619 to the present.

Division: Liberal Arts, Communication and Social Sciences
Department: History
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: Yes

Prereqs: NONE  


  • Demonstrate knowledge of the evolving historical interpretations of major topics and eras in African-American history.
  • Apply knowledge of African-American history to the understanding of contemporary social, political, and economic issues and trends.
  • Synthesize the content of scholarly writing on African-American history and evaluate the effectiveness of written works.
  • Critically analyze primary source documents in African-American history and use them to construct well-organized, well-argued historical accounts.

Credit Hours: 3

Classroom Hours: 3