AP European History

The main purpose of this course is to prepare the student for the Advanced Placement European History Exam given by the College Entrance Examination Board. Emphasis will be placed on the time period starting with the Renaissance and Reformation and continuing to the post-World War II era. Three main themes will be stressed:
  1. political and diplomatic developments
  2. intellectual and cultural continuity and change
  3. economic and social developments
Class work will entail directed reading, examination, class discussions, research, oral and written reports, and independent study.