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MILH370 - The Korean War

Course Details

Course Code: MILH370 Course ID: 3386 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course provides a history of the Korean War from pre-hostilities to post-ceasefire. The course mainly concentrates on the U.S. and South Korean conflict against North Korean and Chinese forces, but other UN participants are covered throughout the course. All three levels of conflict, from tactical to strategic are discussed. The increase in technology, the usage of modern weapons, POWs, and the continued presence of U.S. forces in the Republic of South Korea are also covered. (Prerequisite: HIST300/HS334 for History and Military History majors only)





Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Session Weeks
01/28/19 - 06/28/19 07/01/19 - 08/25/19 Summer 2019 Session B 8 Week session
04/29/19 - 10/04/19 10/07/19 - 12/01/19 Fall 2019 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.
Information is provided in the syllabus when the course begins.
Book Title:Various resources from the APUS Library & the Open Web are used. Links provided inside the classroom in the Lessons section.
Author: No Author Specified
Book Title:The Korean War: A History - E-book available through the APUS Online Library; links provided in classroom lessons.
ISBN:9780812978964
Author:Cummings, Bruce
Unit Cost:$15.63
Book Title:In Mortal Combat: Korea, 1950–1953 - E-book available through the APUS Online Library; links provided in classroom lessons.
ISBN:9780688100797
Author:Toland, John
Unit Cost:$41.43
Book Title:This Kind of War - eBook available via the APUS Online Library
ISBN:9781574883343
Author:Fehrenbach, T.
Unit Cost:$20.29

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.