Units

Michigan Answers the Call to Arms
Michigan Answers the Call to Arms

The course is broken into 7 interlinked units that correspond to the 7 weeks of the summer session.  While you can work ahead (never get behind), you are encouraged to stay on schedule with your fellow students.  If you have any questions about the schedule, units or assignments, contact your instructors.

Unit 1: Coming of the Civil War 1850-60

Unit 2: The Opening of the War

Unit 3: A War Transformed 1862

Unit 4: High Tide of the Rebellion 1863

Unit 5: Year of Decision–1864

Unit 6: Winning the War, Fall ’64-Spring ‘65

Unit 7: Reconstruction

Final Project