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AP World History

AP World History is designed for the college-bound student seeking challenging curriculum that will prepare them for college and the AP exam in May. The program enhances written, oral and group skills. This course will fulfill the state and college requirements for World History. Units are developed around an overarching question and an overall unit theme, with the five essential themes of World History that are continually emphasized throughout the year. Academic skills emphasized include analytical writing, critical analysis of documents and viewpoints, Socratic seminars and evaluative thinking skills. Students will write on average one in class essay every two weeks.
 
Course # 12140
 
Course Term: Yearlong
 
Grade Levels:
 
Graduation Credit: Social Science
 
CSU/UC: History(a) Electives(g)