Course Detail

ID 2359
Course ID HGS43XW
Course Name Ap world history 10 1 of 2
Years Active 2020, 2023, 2022, 2019, 2021
Terms Active 1
On Course Selection Form Yes
Course Placement Yes
Special Permission Course No
Credits Awarded 1.0
Retakeable No
Rules Fulfilling
Eligibility Rule

Additional Course Information

Additional Information for Course Exceptions Required? No

AP World History

Who should take this course?

Students who have completed Global 1 and 2  and who are interested in an advanced course in World History.

What will we be studying?

The combined courses are designed to familiarize the student with the history of the world starting at 1200 CE and ending with modern day events. This course will prepare students to take the Advanced Placement World History examination.

What will be expected of me?

The course is geared so that the student does not just memorize historical facts but analyze them in order to see the multitude of different perspectives of each issue. Students are encouraged to participate in classroom discussions to the best of their ability.

How is the course taught?

Each teacher develops his or her own style or methodology of teaching. Nevertheless, lectures are not the norm. Rather, student-dominated lessons guided by the teacher are. Group activities, debates, press conferences, and mock trials are  utilized.

What are the completion requirements?

Completing one's homework is essential to classroom discussion and is mandatory for each student. Grading is based on the Social Studies Department Grading Policy. .

Details and pre/co-requisites:

Students should have at least a 91% average in Social Studies.
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