World History Online High School
This course examines the major events and turning points of world history from ancient times to the present. Students investigate the development of classical civilizations in the Middle East, Africa, Europe, and Asia, and they explore the economic, political, and social revolutions that have transformed human history. The use of recurring themes, such as social history, democratic government, and the relationship between history and the arts, allows students to draw connections between the past and the present, among cultures, and among multiple perspectives.
Textbook: World History (Boundless CC BY-SA 4.0)
- Investigate the development of civilization in Africa, Asia, Europe, and the Americas and explore how societies change over time.
- Analyze technological, political, social, and economic revolutions in world history.
- Explore and analyze the conflicts and challenges between nations to present day.
|Semester A||Semester B|
|1: The Study of History and Civilization||20: The Protestant Reformation|
|2: Ancient Mesopotamian Civilizations||21: Enlightened Despots|
|3: Early Civilizations||22: The French Revolution|
|4: Ancient Egypt||23: Napoleon|
|5: Early Chinese Dynasties||24: Post-Napoleonic Europe|
|6: Early Civilizations in the Indian Subcontinent||25: The Industrial Revolution|
|7: Ancient Greece and the Hellenistic World||26: Change in the Americas|
|8: The Roman World||27: European Imperialism in East As|
|9: The Byzantine Empire||28: The Scramble for Africa|
|10: The Rise and Spread of Islam||29: World War I|
|11: The Middle Ages in Europe||30: The Interwar Period|
|12: The Development of Russia||31: World War II|
|13: The Mongol Empire||32: The Cold War|
|14: Chinese Dynasties||33: Post-Colonial Africa|
|15: African Civilizations||34: Middle East after Ottoman Empire|
|16: Civilizations in the Americas||35: East Asia after World War II|
|17: The Renaissance||36: South and Latin America in Cold War|
|18: The Rise of Nation-States||37: The Long Decade (1989-2001)|
|19 The Age of Enlightenment||38: The 21st Century|
A = 90-100%
B = 80-89%
C = 70-79%
D = 60-69%
F = under 59%
Final Exam ………………. 30%
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