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Course Description

There is universal agreement that Lincoln deserves his place among the greatest of our Presidents. This course will examine how the frontier experience and the process of becoming a self-educated man instilled in him the ambition to succeed and rise far above his roots. To understand Lincoln the man, the politician, and the statesman, it is necessary to place him in the context of his time. This study will explore the major movements, issues, and events of America’s Antebellum Period---while these were transforming the United States, they were forming Lincoln. | Lecture (plus questions)

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Section Title
Lincoln and His America
Type
Online
Days
T
Time
2:00PM to 3:15PM
Dates
May 19, 2020 to Jun 23, 2020
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
7.5
Delivery Options
Online  
Course Fees
tuition non-credit $70.00 Click here to get more information
Potential Price Adjustments
Section Notes

Lincoln and His America

There is universal agreement that Lincoln deserves his place among the greatest of our Presidents. This course will examine how the frontier experience and the process of becoming a self-educated man instilled in him the ambition to succeed and rise far above his roots. To understand Lincoln the man, the politician, and the statesman, it is necessary to place him in the context of his time. This study will explore the major movements, issues, and events of America’s Antebellum Period---while these were transforming the United States, they were forming Lincoln. ? Lecture (plus questions).