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(134) TWENTIETH CENTURY AMERICAN POPULAR CULTURE

(134) TWENTIETH CENTURY AMERICAN POPULAR CULTURE Full year course – 4 credits This course will explore 20th century American history through the lens of American popular culture. Popular culture is all around us and routinely influences how we think, feel, … Continue reading

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*(137) SPORT: A SOCIAL HISTORY (not currently offered)

(137) SPORT: A SOCIAL HISTORY This course will look at the importance of sport in societies around the world through a historical and sociological lens. Our goal will be to discover how and why athletics and its iconic figures inspire … Continue reading

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(130) ANCIENT CIVILIZATIONS

(130) ANCIENT CIVILIZATIONS    Full year course – 4 credits Ancient Civilizations is concerned with understanding social, political and cultural experience in a past that is the foundation of the Western world. Study will include working with historical and literary documents, … Continue reading

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(127) MEDIEVAL EUROPEAN HISTORY

Full year course – 4 credits This course is a survey of Medieval European History from the collapse of the Western Roman Empire and the rise of Christianity to the Black Death and the Renaissance (circa 300-1500 C.E.). A wide … Continue reading

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(101) NINTH GRADE HISTORY LAB

(101) NINTH GRADE HISTORY LAB Full year course – 4 credits Open to : 9 only This smaller class is designed for students who have had significant difficulty with the reading, writing, and conceptual skills demanded in history courses. Individualized … Continue reading

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(104) MODERN AMERICA 1865-1985

(104) MODERN AMERICA 1865-1985 Full year course – 4 credits After a review of the Constitution this course focuses on Reconstruction and then explores the economic, political, and social developments of the late nineteenth century that facilitated the country’s rise … Continue reading

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(105) ADVANCED PLACEMENT UNITED STATES HISTORY

(105) ADVANCED PLACEMENT UNITED STATES HISTORY Full year course – 4 credits ADVANCED PLACEMENT UNITED STATES HISTORY is designed for students who wish to prepare for the Advanced Placement Examination in United States History. The course will acquaint students with … Continue reading

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(108) TRENDS IN TWENTIETH CENTURY AMERICAN HISTORY

(108) TRENDS IN TWENTIETH CENTURY AMERICAN HISTORY Full year course – 4 credits TRENDS IN TWENTIETH CENTURY AMERICAN HISTORY is a full year course based on TWENTIETH CENTURY AMERICAN HISTORY (107), and appropriately scaled for students who need skills work. … Continue reading

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(107) TWENTIETH CENTURY AMERICAN HISTORY

(107) TWENTIETH CENTURY AMERICAN HISTORY Full year course – 4 credits TWENTIETH CENTURY AMERICAN HISTORY is a detailed survey course which proceeds by decades, and examines the relationships of major events during each period of modern American history. While conventional … Continue reading

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(110) GREAT TRIALS AND ISSUES IN UNITED STATES HISTORY

(110) GREAT TRIALS AND ISSUES IN UNITED STATES HISTORY Full year course – 4 credits This course surveys the American historical experience by focusing on critical political and social issues as well as on some of the great trials that … Continue reading

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