World History

The first nine-weeks of this study will be a review of ancient history through the Age of Exploration. After the nine-week review, a comprehensive examination of world history will begin with the Age of Reason and proceed till students are brought up-to-date with the most current events related to world history. Current events will be utilized throughout this study, comparing and contrasting historical events/politics/conflicts with today’s international issues/crises that affect our lives. This course satisfies the mandatory world history credit for graduation and provides a weighted (honors) credit.