Students conclude their exploration of American history in this last history installment. Students examine the difficulties the United States faced as it became an international military and economic power. They also analyze the Cold War, how the nation redefined itself in the 1950s, the turmoil of the 1960s era, as well as multiple wars on terror. Students also review significant presidents who implemented monumental policies and changes. This course brings students to present time and covers some major contemporary events.