HIST 2003 - Survey of NY State History, 3 Credits

Prerequisite(s): HIST 1143 with D or better or HIST 2153 with D or better

Level: Lower

Course Attributes: Liberal Arts and Science

Students will be introduced to the history of New York State, from the pre-colonial Iroquoian hegemony to modern New York. The focus will be on the social, political, cultural, and economic developments and events that made New York the Empire State. Special emphasis will be placed on the individuals who contributed to state growth in these areas. Students will complete a research paper/project.