AP US History

Three Terms*           Grade 10           Elective

Prerequisite: At least a B average in Geography 9 AND approval from the instructor
*Must take all three terms

Advanced Placement United States History is a challenging survey history course open to 10th grade students. It is a 3-term course that studies American History from the age of exploration and discovery to the present. Students need to have solid reading and writing skills, and be willing to spend time on homework and studying. This course is an alternative for required U.S. History. Students will earn 1 credit in U.S. History and the required .5 credit for American Government.