America in the World

Course Overview (TVP)

Teacher: Mr. Nick Blais

Course Description: This course will examine the causes and effects of major 20th century events in United States history including but not limited too: civil rights, imperialism, the Great Depression, domestic terrorism, and wars and their impacts. This course will give students a better understanding of how our nation has evolved from the early twentieth century through the present.

Units covered in this class:

Imperialism (Ch 12)

Progressivism (Ch 13)

World War One (Ch 15)

The Great Depression (Ch 17-18)

World War Two (Ch 19)

The Cold War (Ch 20)

Civil Rights (Ch 22)

The Vietnam Era (Ch 23)