This course is a high level in depth view of American History.
The beginnings of the United States
The Civil War and Reconstruction
The World Wars
The Cold War and beyond
AP U.S. History is an exciting journey through the history of the United States from the time of its initial discovery to present day events and issues. As an AP course, the depth of study is further reaching and more focused than a typical high school level U.S. History course. Students will immerse themselves in thoughtful and engaging studies, as they consider the ideas and events which have shaped the nation. The course also features a myriad of videos and websites to enhance the learning experience, and to enable the students to internalize and process their lessons in a meaningful and lasting manner.