HIST-286: The United States and the Vietnam War

Catalog Info

Effective Term
Fall 2017
WebAdvisor Title
The U S & the Vietnam War
Credit Hours
Contact Hours
Course Description

Traces the causation factors leading to the escalation of U.S. involvement in the Vietnam conflict from 1945 until 1975. Emphasizes the political, diplomatic, and military strategy of the United States within the historical context of colonial rule over Vietnam, as well as the struggle for Vietnamese nationalism.

Course Satisfies MACRAO Requirements
MTA Categories
  • Category 4: Social Sciences
General Education Categories
  • Social Sciences