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World History A/B "or" College Western Civilization I/II

WORLD HISTORY A/B Grade: 11; 2 Semesters, Ability = All, Required

World History is a two semester course which covers the course of human history from pre-history to present day.  During 1stsemester students will study pre-history, Mesopotamia, Egypt, Greece, Rome, The Middle Ages, early European nations and the Belief Systems of the World (world beginnings to 1500 AD). During the 2nd semester students will study the Renaissance and the Reformation, Elizabethan England, the Enlightenment, the French Revolution and Napoleon, the Industrial Revolution, Imperialism, WWI, Russia in Revolution, WWII, the Cold War and the global village of 1945-present. Emphasis will be placed on how events and people have shaped the world we live in today, with further emphasis on developing critical thinking skills in history.  

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COLLEGE WESTERN CIVILIZATION I/II Grade: 11, 12; 2 Semesters, Ability = Above Average, 6 college credits
Students who qualify (top 1/3 of their class) can take this course for 6 college credits (Western Civilization l & ll) through the SCSU senior to sophomore program.
Western Civilization is a two semester course which covers the course of human history from pre-history to present day. During 1stsemester students will study pre-history, Mesopotamia, Egypt, Greece, Rome, The Middle Ages, early European nations and the Belief Systems of the World (world beginnings to 1500 AD). During the 2nd semester students will study the Renaissance and the Reformation, Elizabethan England, the Enlightenment, the French Revolution and Napoleon, the Industrial Revolution, Imperialism, WWI, Russia in Revolution, WWII, the Cold War and the global village of 1945-present. Emphasis will be placed on how events and people have shaped the world we live in today, with further emphasis on developing critical thinking skills in history.  


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