HST 225 : US Women's History

Transcript title

US Women's History

Credits

4

Grade mode

Standard letter grades

Contact hours total

40

Lecture hours

40

Recommended preparation

or to be taken with WR 121.

Description

Survey of the problems and achievements of U.S. women from the 16th to the 20th century, including issues of race, ethnicity and class.

Learning outcomes

1. Interpret the relationship between the past and the present, taking into account social, cultural, political, and religious perspectives of American women.
2. Analyze primary historical evidence from American women’s history
3. Identify historical arguments found in secondary sources about American women’s history.
4. Construct a unique historical argument in a written essay about American women’s history.
5. Challenge shared assumptions and cultural stereotypes through discussion, written and oral, about American women’s history.
6. Identify the chronology and construct an historical narrative about a given time or place regarding American women’s history
7. Identify the geography of historical events of American women’s history.

General education/Related instruction lists

  • Discipline Studies/Social Science
  • Discipline Studies/Cultural Literacy

Outside of
expected

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