BYU Independent Study - Online Courses

United States History

Part 2


Paper Course

$ 163.00

Instructor: Cindy Parrish Ness MEd
Credits: 0.50

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This is a survey course of United States history covering the Constitutional Convention to the Civil War and Reconstruction. This is the second course in a four-part United States History series for grades seven and eight (SOCST 035, SOCST 036, SOCST 037, and SOCST 038); however, any of these courses may be taken independently of the others.

Course Content:

1. The Foundations of Government
2. The Constitution of the United States
3. The Bill of Rights
4. The Early Republic
5. The Growth of America
6. Civil War and Reconstruction
7. Portfolio Assignment
8. Practice Final Exam

Paper Courses:

Assignments for this course can be submitted online or by mail, email, or fax. If you do not have reliable internet access the optional course packet includes bubble sheets to be mailed.