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AP Courses

AP World History

1 Credit
Available to Grades 10-12

AP World History is a full-year course designed to give students a comprehensive understanding of historical trends in human civilizations. Students will learn how to support theories with historical evidence, evaluate primary evidence/documents, and make comprehensive evaluations of historical frameworks.

AP World History enriches the educational experience for Christian school students and sparks a passion for learning. This course has been built around the practices published in the AP World History Course and Exam Description.

Topics Discussed:

  • Early Development: Interaction between humans and the environment
    • Demography and disease
    • Migration
    • Patterns of settlement
    • Technology
  • Social: Development and transformation of social structures
    • Gender roles and relations
    • Family and kinship
    • Racial and ethnic constructions
    • Social and economic classes
  • Political: State-building, expansion, and conflict
    • Political structures and forms of governance
    • Empires
    • Nations and nationalism
    • Revolts and revolutions
    • Regional, trans-regional, and global structures and organizations
  • Economic: Creation, expansion, and interaction of economic systems
    • Agricultural and pastoral production
    • Trade and commerce
    • Labor systems
    • Industrialization
    • Capitalism and socialism
  • Cultural: Development and interaction of cultures
    • Religions
    • Belief systems, philosophies, and ideologies
    • Science and technology
    • The arts and architecture

AP is a registered trademark of the College Board, which was not involved in the production of, and does not endorse this product.

Learn more about the AP World History teacher.

Tuition Information

AP courses are available with the Silver, Silver Premium, Gold, Platinum and Diamond tuition support packages. 

  Silver* Silver
Premium*
Gold Platinum Diamond
Add-On Price for AP Course $350 $250

*Students can purchase tutoring minutes for phone support and screen-sharing services, as needed.

Add-On charges will be scheduled within 30 days of class assignment. The Accounting Department will reach out via email to arrange a payment. Discounts do not apply to AP or premium World Language courses.

The Add-On price includes the price of the book “World Civilizations: The Global Experience.” Families can choose to purchase the book on their own and Enlightium can apply a credit to the tuition for the price of the book, provided it is within $15 of the listed price.

Required Purchases

See the AP World History Supply List for required purchases.

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