History
 

Mormonism in the American Experience

Mormonism in the American Experience
Social, economic, political, intellectual, and religious environment in which Mormonism flourished; contributions of Mormon men and women to American culture and history.
HIST
382
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesNone
 TaughtFall Contact Department, Winter Contact Department
 ProgramsContaining HIST 382
Course Outcomes: 

Historical Knowledge of Mormonism

Students will be able to summarize and assess key aspects of how Mormonism has been situated in the larger cultural and religious geography of America

Critical Analysis

Students will become acquainted with, and learn to assess the academic conversation concerning Mormonism

Research Literature

Students will learn how particular primary sources provide key building blocks in prominent interpretations of the place of Mormonism in American history

Effective Communication

Students will enhance their verbal communication skills through participation in class discussion.