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HIS 183 - Women in American History

An introduction to women's history in America.  The course will discuss women's roles from the pre-colonial period to the present, including social, economic, political, and cultural aspects of women's lives.  This course will meet the SUNY General Education US history requirement for students who scored 85 or above on the US History and Government Regents Examination.

Credits: 3
3 Class Hours
Course Profile
Learning Outcomes of the Course:

Upon successful completion of this course the student will be able to:

1.  Identify the various women's cultures in America and describe how they have changed over time.
2.  Show an understanding of the influence in Western traditions, practices, and laws dealing with women upon developments in American women's history.
3.  Demonstrate, through research, class discussion, and class presentations, a familiarity with research methods regarding historical records.
4.  Complete at least one project demonstrating in-depth knowledge of one aspect of American women's history.

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