World History Honors –1.0 Credit

Course Description:

Students conduct extensive research into the study of ancient and modern civilizations, societies, and historical periods leading to the beginning of the 21st Century to build a foundation for understanding the human history across different cultures and civilizations. Emphasis will be placed on the interaction among world cultures, the linking of the past and present, and the importance of the relationship of geography and history. Students complete an independent honors research project.

Prerequisite: Completion of a Grade 8 social studies course with a grade of ‘B’ or higher.