The Advanced Placement course in American History is college level course designed for those students entering 11th grade who have demonstrated high level critical thinking skills, the ability to write thematic and DBQ essays, and are able to read and synthesize college-level material. Students must be prepared to devote a minimum of seven -ten hours per week of preparation outside the classroom in order to complete reading and writing assignments.
In May, students will be required to prepare for and take the Advanced Placement Exam in American History, In addition, in June students will be required to take the Regents exam in American History.
1 Unit of Credit
Prerequisite: Social Studies 10 Regents and Department Recommendation