History 2112-25H

United States History from 1865 to the Present (Honors)

Course description:

History 2112 offers an introductory survey of American history from 1865 to the present.  Students who take this course will not only fulfill a core curriculum requirement, but will also gain an understanding of the major political, social, and cultural trends that have shaped modern American society.  The writing assignments and critical analysis required in this course will help students develop critical thinking and communication skills that will be useful assets in any career field.  Nearly every major American university offers a course similar to History 2112, so credits from this course will likely transfer to most institutions of higher learning in the United States.

 

Syllabus

HIST 2112 Syllabus

 

Exam Study Guides

Study Guide for Final Exam (May 3)

Study Guide for Midterm Exam (March 3)

Tips for HIST 2112 Exams

 

Assignments and Handouts

Questions for Class Discussion

Class Presentation Assignment

Email Assignment

Research Paper Assignment

Interview-Based Essay Assignment

Instructions for Using Footnotes

Guidelines for Avoiding Inadvertent Plagiarism

 

Professor's email: dkw@westga.edu