AP European History

Credit: 2


Grade Level(s): 10, 11, 12


Length: Full Year


Prerequisites: None


Content: The goals of the Advanced Placement Program in European History are to provide a basic narrative of events and movements of European history since 1450. This advanced placement course will challenge students to think globally and become acquainted with great ideas and writings in Western Civilization. Students will be able to develop (a) an understanding of some of the principle themes in modern European history, (b) an ability to analyze historical evidence and (c) an ability to express historical understanding in writing.


Activities: Assigned reading, lecture, discussion, individual and group projects.