World Studies

Course ID# 652103
 
Open to grades: 10
 
UC/CSU A-Historical/Social Science
 
This course covers the major turning points that have shaped the modern world, from the late eighteenth century through the present. The rise of democratic ideas, religious beliefs, major wars, social movements, and technological advances will be discussed. Students will also examine current world issues and relate them to their historical, geographic, political, economic, and cultural contexts.