BYU Independent Study - Online Courses

Character of America

The People

USA 043

Paper Course

$ 55.00

Instructor: Axel Donizetti Ramirez PhD
Credits: 0.50

Course Currently Unavailable


This course discusses some of the people who have contributed or are still contributing to the character of America, including the presidents and the Founding Fathers, as well as national and local security. Lessons include instructor-graded portfolio activities, which should be submitted as a whole before requesting the final exam. This is the second course in a two-part Character of America series (USA 041 and USA 043); however, either course may be taken independently of the other.

Course Content:

1. Founding Fathers
2. Yes, Mr. President
3. Freedom of the Press
4. Free Enterprise
5. Conservation
6. Education
7. National and Local Security
8. Immigration
9. Citizenship
10. Portfolio Submission

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.
Required Materials Cost
   Printed Course Packet     Included in tuition
   Usa 043 - DVD     Included in tuition