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Course Details

Course Code: MILH355 Course ID: 3385 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course analyzes World War I, from the political unrest in Europe in 1914 and the outbreak of war to the Armistice in November 1918 to the treaty of Versailles in 1919 and the official end of the war. Global in scope, the themes highlight the origins of the conflict, Entente and Central Powers strategies, plus the major military campaigns, power diplomacy, life on the home front and America’s entry and effect to the Entente (Allied) war effort her entry had on the outcome of the conflict. (Prerequisite: HIST300/HS334 for History and Military History majors only)

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Start Month Session Weeks
03/29/2022 - 09/02/2022 09/05/2022 - 10/30/2022 September Summer 2022 Session D 8 Week session
04/26/2022 - 09/30/2022 10/03/2022 - 11/27/2022 October Fall 2022 Session B 8 Week session
05/21/2022 - 11/04/2022 11/07/2022 - 01/01/2023 November Fall 2022 Session I 8 Week session
06/28/2022 - 12/02/2022 12/05/2022 - 01/29/2023 December Fall 2022 Session D 8 Week session
07/25/2022 - 12/30/2022 01/02/2023 - 02/26/2023 January Winter 2023 Session B 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

Information is provided in the syllabus when the course begins.
Information is provided in the syllabus when the course begins.
Book Title:To find the library e-book(s) req'd for your course, please visit to locate the eReserve by course #.
Author: No Author Specified
Book Title:The First World War - eBook available through the APUS Online Library
Publication Info:Penguin Lib
Author:Strachan, Hew
Unit Cost:$13.15
Book Title:Over Here: The First World War and American Society-E-book available in the APUS Online Library
Publication Info:Oxford University Press Lib
Author:Kennedy, David
Unit Cost:$15.11
Book Title:Origins of the First World War, 3rd Ed-E-book available in the APUS Online Library
Publication Info:Taylor & Francis Group Lib
Author:Henig, Ruth
Unit Cost:$29.75
Book Title:Argonne Days in World War I-E-book available in the APUS Online Library
Publication Info:Lib
Author:Baker, Horace L. / Ferrell, Robert H. (Ed.)
Unit Cost:$21.29

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.