AP World History

Grade: 10

Credit: 1

Prerequisite: Successful completion of World History and Geography to 1500 or Pre-AP World History and Geography to 1500 is recommended.

Description: This college level course uses the College Board's Advanced Placement syllabus to develop greater understanding of the evolution of global processes and contacts in different types of human societies. The course highlights the nature of changes in global frameworks and their causes and consequences, as well as comparisons among major societies. It emphasizes relevant factual knowledge, leading interpretive issues, and skills in analyzing types of historical evidence. The course covers World History from 1200 C.E. to the present. In May, the students will take an Advanced Placement World History Examination to qualify for advanced standing and/or credit in college.

Teacher: Mrs. Watters, Mr. Ragghianti and Mrs. Sabey

Contact Information:  [email protected] 

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