- Social Studies
Level: 10, 11, 12
A study of the story or history of many countries, areas, and people with an emphasis on Europe beginning with the Renaissance for the purpose of making real the development of history in relation to mankind and present day trends and influences. This course is a study of current international happenings in relation to background history studied and the purpose of broadening international understanding. Class will be taught thematically, beginning with the Italian Renaissance and Reformation. From this point, the course will be taught in units, each unit focusing on a particular country. First semester will emphasize England, France, and Russia. Second semester will emphasize China, India, and Japan.