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    Social Studies Courses
  Social Studies Electives
Three of the four required credits are mandated courses for grades 9-11. Seniors select their fourth credit from the Grade 12 Social Studies listing (not to include elective classes).
    TITLE
     COURSE #
   GRADE
   SEMESTERS
  CREDITS
 Modern American History
  200
    10
     2
    1
    This course covers our nation’s history from post reconstruction to the present. Major topics addressed are the Growth of Labor, Industrialization, Immigration, Imperialism, Progressivism, World War I, the Great Depression, World War II, Cold War, the Civil Rights Movement, End of Iron Curtain, and the War on Terror. Current events are included throughout the course.
PREREQUISITE: Student must have one of the following: ● Honors Civics, Civics or Civics Foundations.
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