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Undergraduate Course Details
Number HST 204
Title U.s. History and Constitutional Government I
Credits 3.0
Distribution DIII
Fall 2016 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
S1 1236 9/8/16 - 12/22/16 R 7:00pm - 9:20pm SB-119 Corinne Martin
01 2429 9/7/16 - 12/23/16 TR 1:40pm - 2:55pm SB-119 Gayle V Fischer
02 2430 9/7/16 - 12/23/16 TR 3:05pm - 4:20pm SB-119 Gayle V Fischer
03 2431 9/7/16 - 12/23/16 WF 3:05pm - 4:20pm SB-108 Randall Miller


This course traces the development of the United States from the colonial period to the end of the Civil War, surveying the economic, political, social and cultural aspects of this development. Constitutional development at the national and state levels will be explored, with particular emphasis on the Massachusetts experience. This course provides the matrix for courses in American Literature, Education, Economics, Government and Sociology. Three lecture hours per week. Fulfills Massachusetts's teacher certification American Government requirement. Not open to students who have received credit for HIS204.