HIST-248: Coming to the New World: American Ethnic and Immigration History from First Nations to the Present

Catalog Info

Title when registering
Coming to the New World: Amer
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
3 (for 15-week classes)
ENG-081/093 eligible
Course Description

Traces the history of immigrants to North America and the United States from before Columbus to the present. Focuses on issues of cultural contact and conflict in American society, and issues of immigrant assimilation and acceptance into mainstream American cultures.

MTA Categories
  • Category 4: Social Sciences
  • Category 5: Humanities and Fine Arts
General Education Categories
  • Social Sciences
  • Humanities and Fine Arts
Office Contact
School of Liberal Arts: 313-845-9624, lainfo@hfcc.edu, Liberal Arts Building, Room: K-201
Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Fall 2020 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.