2109420/NYC

Offered: Grade 10
Credit: 1.0
Length: Year
Prerequisite: Adv. U.S. History, or Honors World History/Teacher Recommendation (AP Human Geography recommended)
Type of Credit: Meets Graduation Requirement for World History

This course will provide students with an understanding of the major developments of civilizations in Africa, the Americas, Asia, and Europe. Six overarching themes will be followed: the patterns and impacts of interaction among societies, the relationship of change and continuity across the historical periods, the impact of technology and demography on people and the environment, systems of social structure among societies, cultural and intellectual developments, and changes in functions and structures of states and in attitudes toward states and political identities, including emergence of the nation-state.