AP World History: Modern
Advanced Placement World History, a college-level course, is designed for students interested in studying history intensively and in-depth. Students work diligently to increase their skills and knowledge in approaching history critically and analytically.
The course covers modern world history chronologically from around 1200 CE to the present. Students assess and interpret primary sources, evaluate historical scholarship, weigh conflicting evidence and interpretations, and form conclusions based on their analyses. They also write extensively. The course prepares students for the College Board Advanced Placement Exam in this subject.
Students with a strong commitment to the subject and previous success in history are encouraged to enroll.
Prerequisite: Successful completion of World History III, or America in the World, or A.P. U.S. History.
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