BYU Independent Study - Online Courses

United States History

Part 3


Paper Course

$ 163.00

Instructor: Alesha Ann Lemmon BS
Credits: 0.50

Course Currently Unavailable


This is a survey course of United States ranging from the Wild West to the Roaring Twenties; it covers the history of immigration and politics, rise of big businesses, the Progressive Era, and World War I. This is the third 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 Wild West
2. Immigration
3. Politics, Business, and Protest
4. American Imperialism
5. The Progressive Era
6. World War I
7. The 1920s
8. Portfolio Assignment
9. 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.