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U.S. History – full year

June 9 – July 16: 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. 

This course introduces the student to the many political, economic and social concepts and developments that have shaped American society. Students may take the first semester for three weeks or two semesters for six weeks. 

Format: In-Person or Online

Cost: $750 plus $50 registration fee
Credits: 10

 

U.S. History – 1st semester only

June 9 – June 25: 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. 

This course introduces the student to the many political, economic and social concepts and developments that have shaped American society. Students may take the first semester for three weeks (June 10-June 26) or two semesters for six weeks.

Format: In-Person or Online

Cost: $400 plus $50 registration fee
Credits: 5

 

Modern World History – full year

June 9 – July 16: 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. 

This course is designed for rising sophomores at Jesuit High School and will take the place of the Human Geography course previously offered. This class will focus on major turning points that shaped the modern world.  The time period being addressed will range from the fourteenth century up to the world wars.  Students will trace the rise of democratic ideas and develop an understanding of the historical roots of current world issues, especially as they pertain to international relations.  The international topics of this time period will be analyzed in their historical, geographic, political, economic, and cultural contexts.  Multiple accounts of events will be considered in order to understand a variety of perspectives, with an ever-present emphasis on the big picture.  

Format: In-Person or Online

Cost: $750 plus $50 registration fee
Credits: 10