• NCHS Social Studies Department - Mr. Paul Phillips 
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT UNITED STATES HISTORY

    (College Board Approved)

    Grade: 11

    Duration: 2 Semesters

    Prerequisite: Course average of 70 in AP World History II, Honors American Studies or grade of 90 in Global History II, US History or American Studies * and Department Approval

    Credit: 0.5 per Semester

    Students can meet graduation standard for research and writing in this course.

    This course is a survey of United States History from the Pre-Columbian times to the present, and will fulfill the American History requirement. It is geared toward the Advanced Placement examination and is open to all students who have not taken U.S. History.

    This course will involve substantial reading, writing, and  research,  as well as quizzes, papers and essay examinations.

    Text: American Pageant, Bailey