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AP United States History (available 2024/25 - alternate years)

Grades: 11 or 12

Subject Area/Course Credit: Social Studies, 1 credit

Prerequisite: B or above in History II or C or above in AP World History, or a teacher recommendation

AP U.S. History is an introductory college-level U.S. history course. Students cultivate their understanding of U.S. history from c. 1491 CE to the present through analyzing historical sources, learning to make connections and crafting historical arguments. Students will explore concepts like American and national identity; work, exchange, and technology; geography and the environment; migration and settlement; politics and power; America in the world; American and regional culture; and social structures.