Apr 01, 2023  
2021-2022 FSW Catalog 
2021-2022 FSW Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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AMH 2070 - Florida History - (I)

3 credits
Prerequisites: SB 1720 Testing Exemption or Testing into ENC 1101  ; or completion of {(ENC 0025 and REA 0017) or (ENC 0022   and REA 0019   )} with a “C” or better; or EAP 1620   and EAP 1640   with a “C” or better; or an eligible testing/course completion combination​
This survey course provides students with a history of the political, economic, social, and environmental developments in Florida from the pre-Columbian Era to the present. Special emphasis is placed on the lived experiences of people living in the state, political developments over the last several hundred years, wars, economic booms and collapses, immigration, environmental changes, and urban and rural development. Students will engage with primary and secondary sources, analyze photographs and films, take class excursions to historical sites (when appropriate), and engage in critical discussions of several issues in Florida’s history.

This writing-intensive course requires a minimum of 4,000 words across multiple college-level, faculty-evaluated written assignments.  If completed with a “C” or better, this course will be counted toward partial fulfillment of the Writing Intensive course requirements.

(I) International or Diversity Focus

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