HIST 336 The American Civil War

3 credits, Fall

Explores the American Civil War from its root causes to its aftermath. Course topics include the military and political leadership, new and improved technologies, the battles from Fort Sumter to Appomattox, and the impact of the war on the civilian population.

Prerequisite(s): A 100- or 200-level American history class and ENG 152 or equivalent

General Education: Humanities

Alternate years: Even-numbered