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American History Courses

1073
AMH

History of Gulf and Franklin Counties

This course is a study of the history of the Gulf-Franklin area of the Florida Gulf Coast beginning with the prehistoric Native Americans to their removal in 1837; the European explorations, including Narvaez and DeSota; European settlements and abandonments; the Spanish mission system; the Forbes Purchase; the rise of Apalachicola and St. Joseph; the signing of Florida's first constitution; the collapse of St. Joseph; the Civil War; post-war condition; logging and fishing, the intracoastal waterway; the land boom/bust of the 20s; the Depression; the paper industry; the impact of World War I and World War II to the present.

Credit hours: 3
Lecture hours: 3

2010
AMH

United States History I

This course covers United States history to 1876 and emphasizes the European background, the Revolution, Articles of Confederation, Constitution, problems of the new republic, sectionalism, manifest destiny, slavery, the War Between the States, and Reconstruction.

Credit hours: 3
Lecture hours: 3

2010H
AMH

Honors United States History I

Credit hours: 3

2020
AMH

United States History II

This course is a history of the United States from 1876 to the present day. The course includes the growth of big business, the Agrarian Revolt, Latin American affairs, the Progressive Movement, the World Wars, and political economics and world affairs since World War II.

Credit hours: 3
Lecture hours: 3

2020H
AMH

Honors United States History II

Credit hours: 3

2070
AMH

Florida History

This course is a history of the state of Florida and includes discovery, Spanish rule, acquisition by the U.S., statehood, the state's relationship to the Union, and contemporary economic and cultural development.

Credit hours: 3
Lecture hours: 3

2070H
AMH

Honors Florida History

This course is a history of the state of Florida and includes discovery, Spanish rule, acquisition by the U.S., statehood, the state's relationship to the Union, and contemporary economic and cultural development.

Credit hours: 3

2091
AMH

Black History

This course is a study of the Black Americans to include their background and their role in the economic, political, and cultural development of the United States.

Credit hours: 3
Lecture hours: 3

2949
AMH

COOP/Work Experience/History

1-3 crs. Cooperative Education courses may be taken toward completion of most of the Associate in Arts and Associate in Science degree programs. A maximum of six credit hours may be used in meeting the A.A. degree requirements. Prerequisite: Minimum of 2.0 GPA, meet with the co-op coordinator, and availability of co-op work experience slot. Supervised, practical work experience that seeks to combine theories and apply practical skills to projects in the student’s major field of study. Requirements include online weekly, mid-term, and end-of-term reflection assignments.

Credit hours: 1
Other hours: 1

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