U.S. History AP


    1 Unit

    Prerequisite:  10th grade Social Studies

    Satisfies graduation requirement in Social Studies


    Students will complete all requirements of the U.S. History Regents course.  In addition, students in the Advanced Placement course will demonstrate a mastery of expository writing skills including analysis and evaluation of applicable articles and books, historiography, comparison of the approaches and biases of historical schools, and construction of coherent essays.  Students will use a variety of historical documents to answer controversial historical questions.  The AP examination is a course requirement.  The course culminates with the US History Regents Exam.