UT Dallas 2023 Undergraduate Catalog

HIST3340 - US South through the Civil War

HIST 3340 US South through the Civil War (3 semester credit hours) This course explores the history of the US South to 1865, from the preColumbian era to the collapse of the Confederacy . It focuses on colonization, slavery, gender, politics, and culture. Beyond content, students will learn to evaluate secondary sources as historians, thereby developing useful analytical and writing skills. Prerequisite: Completion of a 060 core course. (3-0) R