David M. Lauderback, Ph.D.

Professor of History

Course Schedule
US History II

http://www.austincc.edu/dlauderb

 

 

HIST 1302 151

Sa 1:00-6:05 am

SYN 71136

HLC 2210

 

 

                               

Date Topic Reading Assignments

UNIT 1: “Progress” — 1865-1915

Music Lyrics

 JAN 26   “The Useable Past” Ch. 15 & Docs Ch. Quiz

 “Reconstruction


 “The Frontier in American History


 “The Consolidation of Industry” Ch. 16 & Docs Ch. Quiz

 “The Rise of Organized Labor”





 JAN 28   NO CLASS

ATTENDANCE CERTIFICATION
Any student who misses the first class
OR who does not contact me via email by Jan. 28 will be WITHDRAWN





 FEB 2  “Revolt of the Farmers Ch. 17 & Docs Ch. Quiz

  “1896”
SELECT RESPONDENT

 “New Empire



 “Nation of Nations” Ch. 18 & Docs Ch. Quiz

 “Reaction and Reform
REVIEW NOTE CARD METHOD

 “The Warrior and the Priest





 FEB 9
 UNIT 1 Exam: “Progress” — 1865-1915



UNIT 2:  “Modern America” — 1915-1945

 FEB 9
 The Ordeal of Total War Ch. 19 & Docs Ch. Quiz

 “The Red Summer”


 “Consumer Culture” Ch. 20 & Docs Ch. Quiz

Rural Counterattack





 FEB 13  NO CLASS SEND INTERVIEW/TOPIC PAGE VIA EMAIL

INTERVIEW/TOPIC PAGE DUE




 FEB 16  “Crash and Depression” Ch. 21 & Docs Ch. Quiz

FDR and the New Dealers


Civilians at War Ch. 22 & Docs Ch. Quiz

“The Atomic Age”





 FEB 23
 UNIT 2 Exam:  “Modern America” — 1915-1945


UNIT 3: “The Cold War” — 1945-1968

  FEB 23   “Iron Curtain” Ch. 23 & Docs Ch. Quiz

  “The Red Scare”


  “American Way of Life” Ch. 24 & Docs Ch. Quiz

 “Struggle for Civil Rights”





 FEB 27  NO CLASS SEND ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY VIA EMAIL

ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY DUE




 MAR 2  “Great Society” Ch. 25 & Docs Ch. Quiz

 “Vietnam”





 MAR 6
 NO CLASS SEND OUTLINE VIA EMAIL

OUTLINE DUE




 MAR 9
  UNIT 3 Exam: “The Cold War” — 1945-1968

   

UNIT 4: “The New Century” — 1968-Present

 MAR 9
 “Confidence Gap” Ch. 26 & Docs Ch. Quiz

 “The New Cold War”


 “Globalization” Ch. 27 & Docs Ch. Quiz

 “Culture Wars”





 MAR 11
 NO CLASS

LAST DAY TO WITHDRAW




 MAR 16  “Into the Labyrinth” Ch. 28 & Docs Ch. Quiz

 “A Brand New Day”
All Quizzes Due

  SEND FINAL DRAFT VIA EMAIL
FINAL DRAFT DUE



Make-Up and Re-Test Exams Due
 MAR 17  UNIT 4 Exam: “The New Century” — 1968-Present


 

SPRING BREAK MAR. 18-24, 2019 — CAMPUS CLOSED

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