This class was tough.
It gives you a case to argue for or against the events in American History. The morality, the ideals, the construction of government. It is not an easy class the instructor call fit his students to source from a main text and outside sources. Gaining insight in not only history behind the events but to investigate historical texts itself. To see the cause and effect of the history on science, philosophy, political ideologies and more. It encourages to expand your basic understanding of history not alway made clear in high school learning.
The highlights of the course is the discussions and the encouragement for debate as a way to come to the truth. We are not limited to being students but teachers as well. This is a true confidence builder in what America stands for but more importantly what values we stand for our love for both the individual and the Country.
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Advice for students:
Be prepared to be a true historian in the course it is difficult but it is worth it. It gives you a better understanding of the founding and the interaction with the natives. The issues that arose due to the actions of prior rulers and their consequences. You find your self relating with history in a way you would have never been done alone. It helps Build good study habits and expand on our learning capability. So look over the text and look to the actual documents themselves.