Take U.S. History II online at your own pace
The focus of this self-paced, online course is the post-Civil War period through the present day. Log in anytime, anywhere and get the support you need with Sophia’s smart, user-friendly platform.
ACE Credit®-recommended for 3.0 semester credits
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Sophia's US History II course will build student knowledge of key events and figures in the history of the United States from the post Reconstruction era through 2015. This course emphasizes critical thinking skills and consideration of multiple perspectives through the analysis of primary sources. Additionally, students will learn how to think like a historian through source analysis and application of historical lenses.
Assessments and grading
This is a pass/fail course. You must complete 16 Challenges (formative assessments) and 5 Milestones (summative assessments) with an overall score of 70% or better.
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