Oklahoma State History & Government

Oklahoma State History is a single-semester course designed to introduce students to the major events in the history of Oklahoma and to the structure and functions of its government. Students will learn about the geographical features and cultures of Oklahoma. Students will understand the importance of Oklahoma during the late 1700s and early 1800s. Apart from this, students will also learn about the migration of Native Americans into Indian Territory and analyze the efforts taken to rebuild Indian Territory following the Civil War. Lastly, students will examine the effects of World War II on Oklahoma and understand the purpose and structure of the Oklahoma government. Online discussions and unit activities require students to develop and apply critical thinking skills.