Syllabus  Americans Studies III is a continuation of American Studies II. It covers from the World War II  to the present. Emphasis is placed on historic, economic, and political developments that lead to an understanding of to-day’s American society, its problems, and its achievements.

    If an honors course, the student is expected to do more rigorous, intensive application of core content at or above grade level with required independent reading and research at an accelerated pace.



    Course Content

    The course will be presented as four thematic units:

    • World War II

    • Cold War and Foreign Policy

    • Cultural and Political Crisis

    • Fear versus Hope