United States History AP (Honors)

  • Course Number(s): H454101, H454102
    Length: 2 Semester (4 Credits)
    Prerequisites: Recommended: Geography/World History AP; Grade level reading ability
    Grade: 11

    All Advanced Placements courses are conducted under the auspices of the College Board. This course is based upon the requirements of a college introductory US History course. Students will prepare for the AP Examination. The course goes beyond a traditional US History course to include methods found in college- level courses. A focus in AP history is examining historical issues from various viewpoints. This course places a heavy emphasis on reading, writing and developing test-taking skills. All students who register for this course are expected to take the AP exam in May.