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MILH202 - Survey of American Military History


This course is a study of the American military institution from the colonial period to the current environment in the 21st century. Students will examine military traditions and employment of forces during war and peace as well as the relationships between the military and society. Recommended prerequisites are two lower level survey courses in U.S. or World History.






Schedule of Classes

Registration Dates Course Dates Session
09/24/18 - 03/01/19 03/04/19 - 04/28/19 Winter 2019 Session D - 8 Week session
11/26/18 - 05/03/19 05/06/19 - 06/30/19 Spring 2019 Session I - 8 Week session
01/28/19 - 06/28/19 07/01/19 - 08/25/19 Summer 2019 Session B - 8 Week session

Course Materials

Previous Syllabi

Book Title: For the Common Defense: A Military History of the United States from 1607 to 2012 - e-book available in the APUS Online Library; link also provided in the classroom Lessons section.
ISBN: 9781451623536
Publication Info: Simon & Schuster
Author: Millett
Unit Cost: $29.40
Electronic ISBN: N/A
Electronic Unit Cost: N/A