Back to Courses List

Undergraduate Course Details
Number HST 204
Title U.s. History and Constitutional Government I
Credits 3.0
Distribution DIII
Winter/Spring 2017 Classes
Sec Ref # Dates Days Times Location Instructor
01 1255 1/17/17 - 5/15/17 TR 1:40pm - 2:55pm SB-109 Bethany Jay
02 3213 1/17/17 - 5/15/17 TR 1:40pm - 2:55pm SB-119 Gayle V Fischer
03 3214 1/17/17 - 5/15/17 TR 3:05pm - 4:20pm SB-119 Gayle V Fischer
04 3877 1/17/17 - 5/15/17 M 4:30pm - 6:50pm SB-104 Gregory J Pano


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.