Global History II (R, H)


    1 Unit

    Prerequisite:  Global History I

    Satisfies graduation requirement in Social Studies


    This course is the culmination of a two-year sequence in which the student will be exploring the world since 1750.  The student will demonstrate an understanding of how historical and current global/regional/national trends and issues are influenced by ideas, individuals, groups, and institutions.  Students will be using primary/secondary sources, maps, graphs, and political cartoons for historical analysis, including chronology and the relationship between causes and effects.  Course work involves reading, writing, and research.  Research papers, Document-Based Questions from AP exams, and essay exams are common assignments.  The course culminates with the NYS Global Regents Exam.